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April 20, 2017

Creating Spaciousness Within

“I have so much to do, deadlines to meet, family to care for…I don’t have time for myself!”  Sound familiar?  This is a common cry I hear within the first few minutes of working with a client who is feeling drained by doing too much.  This is why creating spaciousness is so important.  “The art of knowing, is knowing what to ignore.”  ~ Rumi Perfectly capable, successful individuals, who can take care of many responsibilities […]
April 13, 2017

Spring Break Brings Spring Renewal

April is the Time When Schools Take Spring Break and Families Frolic “It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.” ~ Rainer Maria Rilke Last week was my 11-year old daughter’s spring break from middle school.  When she asked me what we had planned for her spring break, I replied, “You don’t have to go to school.  Isn’t that enough?”  She wasn’t happy with my response (or the fact that […]
April 7, 2017

Connection as a Way of Practice

A common theme that I see in my practice, time and again, is how isolation from others deeply affects our sense of well-being.  When I begin working with a client, I look at their connections to others and community and how they can integrate connection as practice. One may be suffering physically, seemingly out-of-the-blue, with symptoms they’ve never had before. As we go deeper into reviewing their relationships, if there has been an event that […]
March 30, 2017

Health Benefits of Wellness Coaching

The health benefits of wellness coaching are tremendous.  Typically someone will seek out a health and wellness coach when they are in need of help in addressing a physical or emotional challenge. Health and Wellness Coaches partner with clients seeking self-directed, lasting changes, aligned with their values, which promote health and wellness and, thereby, enhance well-being. In the course of their work health and wellness coaches display unconditional positive regard for their clients and a […]