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Dell OEM Back-to-School Celebration

For more than 10 years, Dell’s Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) team has faithfully provided those in our Family Care Program with a Christmas party and gifts in December, but for the past few years they have also thrown the kids in our Campus Life Program a...

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Boutique Birthday Bash

We recently celebrated the first birthday of our Boutique! The Boutique at TBCH was established in order to provide a place where the children and families we serve could shop for clothes, shoes, and accessories – all free of charge. The Boutique has everything you...

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A Shopping Spree to Remember

This time of year is a flurry of school supply lists and back to school shopping for most kids and families. Recently, the children we serve at TBCH were given the chance to go on a shopping spree for new clothes for school, as well as for the upcoming Back to School...

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What is TBRI? | Part 4: The Correcting Principles

TBRI® Correcting Principles aim to address a child’s behavioral issues in a positive way. Two important principles in the correcting component are proactive and responsive behavioral strategies. In proactive strategies, we focus on putting the child on the right path...

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What is TBRI? | Part 3: The Connecting Principles

Often, children from hard places tend to retreat from relationships with others as a form of fear or distrust. In TBRI®’s connecting principles, the focus is to meet a child’s need for relationships through awareness and playful engagement. One part of awareness is to...

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What is TBRI? | Part 2: The Empowering Principles

Through TBRI®’s Empowering Principles, we are able to address a child’s physical needs by concentrating on their safety and health. Many of the clients we serve come to us from traumatic situations and our priority is to provide them with a feeling of “felt safety.”...

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What is TBRI? | Part 1: An Introduction

Trauma-informed care is an essential part of both the culture of TBCH and the services we provide. Taking a trauma-informed approach to care means looking beyond the behaviors of the children and families we serve and finding the meaning behind that behavior. Once we...

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Meet Debbie!

The Board of Trustees at Texas Baptist Children’s Home (TBCH) is pleased to announce the appointment of Debbie Rippstein as the new Executive Director of the ministry. “After much prayer and seeking God’s guidance during this time of transition, we are delighted that...

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