I had a wonderful client when I worked at the Caravan who insisted on giving me lessons on classical music as he felt I needed educating. Without a doubt the Caravan is an education: I learnt more there than any other placement. It put me in good stead to be ready for whatever our profession can throw at us, be it pain, fear, sorrow, laughter or simple need of human contact.
I also remember attending a Caravan party in 2003. Here’s a photo from back in the day…