How we get wiser, is what we do with opportunities, adversities and disappointments. The coronavirus pandemic has taken us off guard. All of us, including the many specialists who were open and honest in their statements that they did not know how COVID-19 would affect the people in the world. Some were faster to realize […]
Those who know me are aware that in addition to my formal training, including my diploma courses, I credit my clients for my insights. Here are some insights I gained from my 20 years in the profession: Counselling therapists need to be cautious when working with a couple for many reasons and not jump to […]
LOVE is Allowing them to be their own tree That means that you foster and nurture growth, While allowing them to explore That means that you provide So, their roots develop firmly That means that you guide and protect, without forcing That means that you meet their needs, but do not […]
ROMANTIC LOVE IS Allowing them to be their own tree Protecting Honouring Giving Providing Growing Sacrificing Creating Sharing Learning Laughing Supporting Teaching Standing strong Enjoying each other’s strength and beauty With thanks to my clients who inspire me!
In Saskatchewan, there is a need for better and more accessible mental health services. Due to an increase in information on mental health, and more people less reluctant to seek help due to a decreased stigma, there is more demand than ever for mental health services. Good services include programs that provide information, which should […]
Reasonable Expectations in a Committed Intimate Relationship & questions for couples to discuss How do you know you are in a healthy and good relationship? For many people this is not easy to answer as not all of us have observed good examples of healthy relationships. How do you know that your expectations are realistic? […]
Often, I have an idea for this Blog and feel a passion to write but talk myself out of it based on “do I really contribute to what is already out there”. This Blog does not have many readers and that is OK. It is meant to be informative and not too outspoken as to […]