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Introducing: Storiez!

Welcome to the Storiez website! Storiez is an intervention designed to help traumatized inner city youth create, voice, and honor ...
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Storiez Books Available through Online Vendors

Exciting news! The Storiez books are now available for purchase through barnesandnoble.com and amazon.com! The books are available in print and electronic versions ...
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Storiez Launch Party

Storiez extends a huge thank you to the 70 people who attended our launch party! Participants viewed the 10 Storiez video clips ...
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Philadelphia Storiez Trainings 3/24/16 and 4/16/16

Are you interested in learning more about Storiez? Join us for one of two upcoming trainings in Philadelphia this Spring! ...
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UPenn Features Storiez

Meagan Corrado and the Storiez intervention were recently acknowledged in an article published on University of Pennsylvania’s School of Social ...
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Beauty from Broken Pieces Workshop: 5/21/16

Storiez creator Meagan Corrado was selected to present a workshop at the upcoming Literary and Arts Conference organized by the ...
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Storiez Video Access Now Available

The Storiez videos are now available! Purchase access to 10 video clips (an introductory video and 9 videos for each ...
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Storiez Creator Hosts Art Exhibit

Come view mosaic artwork in Meagan Corrado’s “Reflections in Glass” exhibit. The show will be held from March 14, 2016- March 18, ...
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University of Pennsylvania Dissertation Defense

Storiez creator Meagan Corrado successfully defended her dissertation at the University of Pennsylvania on April 7, 2016. Her committee members ...
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Reflections in Glass Video

View video content for the Reflections in Glass mosaic art exhibit! Reflections in Glass is a mixed media mosaic exhibit that features Meagan ...
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Storiez Qualitative Study- Free Training and Resources

Storiez has been approved by the University of Pennsylvania’s Institutional Review Board to conduct a qualitative study with therapists. Participating therapists ...
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The Story Behind Storiez

Did you know that Storiez was created by a trauma survivor for trauma survivors? Check out this article that explores the story ...
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Dr. Meagan’s Storiez Project

Talking about the past can be difficult. Draining. But it can also be enlightening. Empowering. Dr. Meagan spent the last several months ...
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Dr. Meagan’s Story

Take a look at Dr. Meagan’s process as she used Storiez to work through positive and negative experiences. https://youtu.be/3BeHT5wDSYs
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Storiez Blogz: Jersey Fresh Jam

The Jersey Fresh Jam in Trenton, NJ provided graffiti artists with an opportunity creatively express themselves. What opportunities do you ...
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Storiez Blogz: Windows in Camden

https://youtu.be/xoqz_9VO4PM
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Storiez Blogz: Youth Voices in the Village

https://youtu.be/eQMFAmIp9jw
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Storiez Blogz: Windows of Soul

https://youtu.be/f1tEh5JK5mI
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Storiez Blogz: Art Behind Bars

https://youtu.be/SXgWDFf_Cw4
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Storiez DIY Guide is Here!

Storiez: A Do It Yourself Guide is officially here! Storiez: A Do It Yourself Guide is a tool for children, teenagers, and ...
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12/11/16 Create, Voice, Honor Party

Join our community event on 12/11/16. Participate in creative activities presented by various organizations including Safe Kids Stories, Artwell, Mosaic ...
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Storiez Blogz: Paint the Revolution

https://youtu.be/0N7MWW9fbYQ
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Art in Layers: My Symbols

https://youtu.be/hbWDj0dozyA
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Storiez Blogz: Lights in Camden

https://youtu.be/OnMSS3fsKko
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Create, Voice, Honor Event

On Sunday December 11, 2016, Storiez facilitated a community activity in West Philadelphia. Various organizations presented creative activities centered around ...
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Storiez featured on Generocity’s website!

“The narrative project is really exciting to me, because it allows the person to decide their story for themselves — ...
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Storiez Blogz: New Year, New Vision

https://youtu.be/6ZiLgtQkN7U
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Upcoming Storiez Trainings

Storiez has recently scheduled therapist trainings for the winter and spring months. Check out the information and registration forms for ...
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Storiez Blogz: Trees and Tattoos

https://youtu.be/NE22ydHQucY
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Storiez Blogz: Silencing the Critic

https://youtu.be/GzFsAAAeU3Q
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Storiez Mural Completed for New Training Space

Storiez will be offering full day and half day trainings out of our new Philadelphia training space! Artists Leon Rainbow ...
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Storiez Blogz: What Will You March For?

https://youtu.be/4_A1O0bg7WE?list=UUi0yLA7sxRuVeP00V2NBsbQ
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Storiez Blogz: Safe Spaces

https://youtu.be/-mNTSUrQk18
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Rest in Power Trayvon Martin

Sabrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, parents of Trayvon Martin visited the Philadelphia Free Library on 2/2/17. They discussed their new book- Rest ...
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Storiez Blogz: Saying Good-Bye

https://youtu.be/TQdRqf0xZBk
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Children’s Book Launching in Spring of 2017

Storiez is excited to announce the pending launch of a children’s book this spring! This book encourages readers to pull ...
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Storiez Blogz: Perspectivez

https://youtu.be/TVeL_j-kkrY
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Storiez Blogz: Nail Art and Creativity

https://youtu.be/r4WlOuY84M4
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New Children’s Book Releases 4/14/17!

Stronger Than You Think, a children’s book written by Dr. Meagan and co-illustrated with artist Isaias Crow will be available ...
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Stronger Than You Think Children’s Book Available 4/14/17.

The new Stronger Than You Think children’s book will be available for purchase on 4/14/17. through amazon.com, barnesandnoble.com, and other ...
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Stronger Than You Think

https://youtu.be/Noo6vwA_N_I
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Hope Is…

I created this creative writing piece during my week-long trip to Detroit. I explored street art throughout the city and ...
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Storiez to Present at the Greater Philadelphia Trauma Training Conference Held 7/18/17-7/21/17

Storiez is excited to be providing a full-day pre-conference workshop at the 1st annual Greater Philadelphia Trauma Training Conference. The conference ...
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Artist Storiez: Meet Carol Shelkin

“Artist Storiez” is a series of video interviews with artists from a variety of mediums sharing the story behind their ...
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You Are Not Alone: Meagan’s Story

https://youtu.be/7PekiILGgFg
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Fall 2017 Training Dates Now Available

Interested in receiving training in Storiez? Training dates for therapists and non-therapists (teachers, artists, community leaders, caregivers, etc.) are now ...
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Art Workshops Scheduled for Fall

Participate in an interactive workshop that introduces you to the exciting medium of alcohol ink. Individuals of all ages and ...
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Artist Storiez: Meagan Corrado

This video explores Dr. Meagan’s process as an artist. She talks about her favorite materials, inspiration for creating art, and ...
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Tooth Number Nine

In this incredible story of strength and resilience, a trauma survivor talks about her journey to happiness. She details the ...
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Storiez: A Feelingz Guide available 8/31/17

Storiez is excited to announce the upcoming publication of Storiez: A Feelingz Guide on 8/31/17. This interactive, activity-packed guide is a tool for ...
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Sneak Preview of Storiez: A Feelingz Guide

https://youtu.be/TWVApx7Pr9g Storiez: A Feelingz Guide by Dr. Meagan Corrado will be available for purchase 8/31/17! It is an interactive, activity-packed ...
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Storiez Interviews with Generocity and PhillyCAM for “Around the Corner” Television Episode

Check out this video interview with Dr. Meagan! It will be featured on Philly’s public access channels in the month ...
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Building Skills for Healthy Expression- Storiez: A Feelingz Guide

Pride. Anger. Confidence. Shame. Excitement. Fear. Acceptance. Jealousy. We experience feelings every day. In a variety of situations. For a variety of reasons. ...
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Social Work Practice and Trauma

Dr. Meagan and University of Pennsylvania’s School of Social Policy and Practice students produced this video as part of the ...
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Storiez Trainingz

Interested in receiving training in Storiez? Learn about the three training programs offered by Storiez and decide which one best ...
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11/1/17 Children’s Book Release Date

Storiez is excited to announce a November 1st release date for our newest children’s book, You Are Never Lost. This ...
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You Are Never Lost

Storiez is excited to announce the 11/1/17 release of our newest book, You Are Never Lost. The book was authored ...
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You Are Never Lost Video (Youth Version)

This video was inspired by the release of the new Storiez children’s book, “You Are Never Lost.” This video was ...
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Winter and Spring 2018 Training Dates Now Available

Trainings for all three Storiez programs- Storiez: A Guide for Therapists, Storiez: A Do It Yourself Guide, and Storiez: A ...
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Dr. Meagan’s Artwork Featured in National Academy of Medicine Exhibit

The National Academy of Medicine (NAM) is currently sponsoring a “Culture of Health” initiative in conjunction with the Robert Wood ...
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Create, Voice, Honor- Youth Perspectives

Storiez helps youth to create, voice, and honor their narratives. Hear the perspectives of children and teenagers as they share ...
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Dr. Meagan Featured as Citizen of the Week by the Philadelphia Citizen

Dr. Meagan Corrado was featured by the Philadelphia Citizen as “Citizen of the Week.” Check out the article!** **Disclaimer: some of ...
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Storiez Welcomes Members of New Advisory Board

Storiez is excited to announce the recent formation of its newly created advisory board! The advisory board members include Lorene ...
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Bryn Mawr College interviews Dr. Meagan in Alumni Feature

Dr. Meagan was recently featured in an interview by Bryn Mawr College’s Nancy Brokaw. Check out this link to read the full ...
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What’s Your Story?

https://youtu.be/NJyI_OZZgWE
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Registration Open for Healing through Storiez Conference!

Register now for our 5/5/18 Healing through Storiez Conference! We have an incredible line-up of dynamic speakers, testimonials, and performances. https://youtu.be/VL2rVz4HYuU
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Dr. Meagan Presents on Trauma and Healing at National Mosaic Conference

Dr. Meagan had the opportunity to present on “Broken Pieces, Creativity, and Glass: Mosaic as Therapy” at the Society of ...
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Dr. Meagan’s Piece “Self Love” Selected for International Show

This video provides insight into the creation of Dr. Meagan’s mixed media mosaic piece “Self Love.” This piece, which began ...
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Scattergood Innovation Finalist: Vote for Storiez!

Storiez was selected as one of five finalists for the Scattergood Foundation Innovation Award! Take a few moments to vote for ...
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Dr. Meagan Featured in Mural Arts Blog

Dr. Meagan participated in a Mural Arts Philadelphia interview with Porch Light Director Laure Biron. This two-part interview, entitled “Public ...
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Dr. Meagan Participates in NatCon Innovation Panel

During the 2018 National Council for Behavioral Health conference, Dr. Meagan joined a panel of professionals to discuss the role ...
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Participate in our Dynamic Storiez Conference!

This multidisciplinary, dynamic event will support professionals from a wide range of backgrounds in identifying ways to creatively support traumatized youth ...
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Video Highlights: Healing through Storiez Conference

The 5/5/18 Healing through Storiez conference highlighted the diverse perspectives of professionals from a variety of disciplines. The day-long conference ...
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Art Exhibit at the Philadelphia Trauma Training Conference!

Visit the “Ink and Glass, Trauma and Strength” mixed media art show at Jefferson University (East Falls Campus) from 7/23/18 ...
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Ink and Glass: Trauma and Strength, A Mixed Media Exhibit

Dr. Meagan shared pieces of her own personal trauma narrative in the “Ink and Glass: Trauma and Strength” mixed media ...
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Storiez: A Group Treatment Guide is Here!

Group treatment can feel intimidating. Daunting. But it doesn’t have to. Storiez: A Group Treatment Guide supports practitioners interested in using the ...
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Fall Storiez-Sponsored Training Dates Available

Interested in receiving training in Storiez? Our fall training dates are now available (Fall 2018 trainings). If you are interested ...
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Spring 2019 Training Dates Now Available

Registration is now open for Storiez trainings in Spring of 2019. These trainings will be held at the Storiez studio. ...
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Celebrate with Storiez: 2018 Highlights

Storiez would like to thank you for your support throughout the past year. In 2018, Dr. Meagan was able to ...
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Storiez Hosts 2/8/19 Community Conversation Event

Storiez hosted a Community Conversation event on 2/8/19. During this event, clinicians, teachers, social workers, students, advocates, artists, and community ...
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Dr Sandra Bloom Provides Feedback About Storiez

Dr. Sandra Bloom, psychiatrist and trauma treatment pioneer, provides feedback about the Storiez intervention and the use of artistic processes ...
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“Safe Kids Stories” Features Dr. Meagan’s Creative Writing

Read Dr. Meagan’s creative writing piece, “It Can Be Done,” which was published as a part of Safe Kids Stories’ Writing ...
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Storiez Releases New Children’s Book on Future Vision

Storiez is excited to announce the release of a new children’s book, entitled You Are The Vision. The book is authored ...
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Storiez: Constructing a Narrative Podcast Episode

Dr. Meagan recently collaborated with Jesse Kohler, Development Director at North Light Community Center, to create a podcast episode entitled ...
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Storiez Coloring Book Now Available

We are excited to announce the release of our newest resource- Storiez: A Coloring Book. This coloring book uses graffiti ...
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Dr. Meagan Creates Course on Social Work, Trauma, and the Arts

Dr. Meagan had the opportunity to create and teach a course on Social Work, Trauma, and the Arts at Bryn Mawr College’s ...
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Storiez Achieves Important Milestone

Storiez is excited to announce that we achieved a milestone this week! We have now trained over 3,000 community partners, ...
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Trauma, Strengths, and Vision

Trauma effects children, teenagers, and families. Despite the trauma that they experience, they can use their strengths to keep going. ...
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The Truth About Trauma-Informed Care

The Truth About Trauma-Informed Care Dr. Meagan Corrado “Trauma-informed care” is a movement. Service providers are talking about it. Researchers are ...
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Bryn Mawr Students Present Innovative Ideas on Social Work, Trauma, and the Arts

Dr. Meagan had the opportunity to create and teach a course on Social Work, Trauma, and the Arts at Bryn Mawr College’s Graduate ...
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Storiez Community Showcase on 4/26/20

Although we had to reschedule our larger Storiez festival at the Cherry Street Pier (the new dates are October 24 ...
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New Storiez Video: You Are the Vision

In a world of stress, conflict, and trauma, it can be difficult to see beyond our current circumstances. “Vision” means ...
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Stress, Crisis, and Trauma: Supporting Individuals in Distress

Stress, Crisis, and Trauma: Supporting Individuals in Distress Dr. Meagan Corrado We live in a world where stress, crisis, trauma, ...
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Support Youth in Managing Stress and Trauma

The links below highlight free Storiez resources to support youth and families in (1) understanding stress and trauma, (2) coping ...
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Dear New Social Workers: A Virtual Graduation Speech

Dr. Meagan Corrado welcomes new social workers to the profession by sharing pivotal lessons she has learned throughout her social ...
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My Own Speechless Terror

When individuals and communities experience traumatizing events, they often lose the ability to describe what they have been through in ...
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