Learning through Resonance and Resistance
I like to think about resonance and resistance as key indicators for my own personal growth that challenge me in my ability to stay present and engaged with others. As a helping professional, there may be many times that you feel resonance with someone you are working with or alternatively, resistance to what someone else is saying or doing. Maintaining awareness about your level…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Bishop - HOST on September 27, 2016 at 8:26am — No Comments
My 62nd birthday was yesterday. On Friday I walked into our favorite bookstore and the first one I registered visually was The Book of Joy by the Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu. I opened it up and read a few lines and tears started running down my cheeks standing there. Which was unusual for…Continue
Added by Joan and Janet - HOSTS on September 26, 2016 at 7:54pm — No Comments
Mabon, (pronounced MAY-bun, MAY-bone, MAH-boon, or MAH-bawn) is the Autumn Equinox. The Autumn Equinox divides the day and night equally, and we all take a moment to pay our respects to the impending dark. We also give thanks to the waning sunlight, as…Continue
Added by Tara Sutphen - HOST on September 22, 2016 at 8:30am — No Comments
When you are in the win/lose paradigm, competition is present. And is that a good thing? Between watching the Olympics, all levels of football this week, sports channels, video games, politics, business news and my own self as I drive around town, I wondered. Friendly competition, hostile competition when is any of it good or out of balance? Family life of siblings and parents can be filled with competition as favoritism or to toughen…Continue
Added by Joan and Janet - HOSTS on September 20, 2016 at 2:27pm — No Comments
Resonance and Resistance – two internal responses that I have found to be so useful in the process of not only hearing my intuition, but also trusting and following it. One often feels more fun than the other!
In this first part, we’ll explore these responses and how we might experience each in terms of our feelings and physical sensations.
What does it mean to have something resonate for you? How do you define that…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Bishop - HOST on September 19, 2016 at 7:12am — No Comments
How can we work to transform health care and human services systems?
What seems to be missing from our systems to take them to the next level of efficiency and high quality service in our communities?
Questions like these tend to get us focused on what is missing – things like adequate funding, more resources, streamlined practices, and more effective approaches.
With all the talk about strengths based practice, capacity building, resiliency and…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Bishop - HOST on September 14, 2016 at 12:16pm — No Comments
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