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My Experience Starting at a New School. Create a new password. We've sent an email with instructions to create a new password. Raymond Arthur does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organisation that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. Michael Ungar, an author and social work professor at Dalhousie University, specializes in building resilience for children and communities.