For those of us who have suffered trauma, the idea of forgiveness can be a struggle, and that may be because we’re looking to others for the answers. Forgiveness holds a lot of power in our healing, and can provide … Read the rest
Saturday is Earth Day, a time to truly reflect on all our Earth gives us. Among the the gifts Earth gives us, nature is among the most powerful. While being outside and taking in the beauty of a natural … Read the rest
The coming of Spring symbolizes a fresh start, a chance to reflect upon what areas of your life need a refresh or a change. And for those of us who find ourselves feeling a bit ‘stuck’, this time of … Read the rest
When someone is going through suffering, or trauma of any kind, we have a reaction to what they are going through. Our reaction externally, can have a big effect on how that person responds to us or how this will … Read the rest
Painful emotions, are painful. Bottom line. As humans, we naturally do everything we can to get rid of painful feelings. This can sometimes mean negative and harmful things for us like repressing our emotions, reacting too fast or too irrationally, isolation … Read the rest
It’s a new year, and many of us are filled with that motivational pull to make big changes. But change can be a scary thing. Even if we are unhappy or unsure of something in our lives, we may still feel … Read the rest
Today is Stress Awareness Day, a time for reflecting and learning about a seemingly everyday thing that can be very damaging to the body. People who suffer a trauma, can be at an increased risk of stress-related issues, if … Read the rest
The first day of autumn has arrived, and as the leaves change colour and fall to the ground, we can take some lessons from this season on letting go.
The trees get to shed the old leaves, which allows them to … Read the rest
If you are eagerly awaiting your next opportunity to hear Kim Barthel and Theo Fleury speak, here’s a list of upcoming events where you can catch them solo or together:
- Nelson, BC: Supporting parents, supporting kids.