My formerly academic interest in Peter Elbow's work developed fresh relevance a few years ago after a member of my family was diagnosed with schizophrenia. To volunteer "outside the box" with individuals who suffer from mental illness or homelessness, I needed a skeptic's doubt as well as an enthusiast :S belief But the first step was believing.
"Saying Yes to Freestyle Volunteering: Doubting and Believing,"
The Journal of the Assembly for Expanded Perspectives on Learning: Vol. 15
, Article 8.
Available at: http://trace.tennessee.edu/jaepl/vol15/iss1/8
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