ISSN 1538-1080

Day: September 2, 2010

Awakening to a Consciousness of Love and Healing

AbstractAwakening to the Consciousness of Love and Healing heralds a radical transformation that can be as life-changing for us and for those we subsequently touch as the taming of fire was for our earliest progenitors. Because this emergent Consciousness provides the necessary energy, motivation, and power to support new and creative responses to threat, it

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IJHC Book Reviews September 2010

Kathryn Schulz. Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of ErrorJohn L. Payne. The Healing of Individuals, Families & Nations: Transgenerational Healing & Family ConstellationsHedges, Chris. Empire of Illusion: The End of Literacy and the Triumph of SpectacleHopkins, Rob. The Transition Handbook From oil dependency to local resilienceShaun Chamberlin and Rob Hopkins. The Transition Timeline: For

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Benefits of Intergenerational Programming

Abstract Said the little boy, Sometimes I drop my spoon. Said the old man, I do that too. The little boy whispered, I wet my pants. I do that too, laughed the little old man. Said the little boy, I often cry. The old man nodded, So do I. But worst of all, said the

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FEAD Yourself a Different Way

When I rolled out my first series of Mindful Eating classes in 2006, I had no idea how deeply the class participants would be getting into the roots of their maladaptive eating patterns. We were soon opening up hidden reservoirs of pain and suffering many of which had their origins in the antiquity of their

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Chakra Rebuilding: A Shamanic Healing Tool

Chakras pump our vital life force or chi from the bodys central axis throughout the body and the bodys electromagnetic field or aura. When they have been shattered from a trauma, abuse, assault, or injury, the chakras cannot function properly. An individual with a shattered chakra can keep endlessly recycling the same problem such as

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Backyard Bounty: Guelph’s Urban Agriculture Project

Backyard Bounty is a unique community-based agricultural project that began in the spring of 2008 in Guelph, Ontario, Canada. Our small business is partnering with community members to use their yard space and convert them into productive vegetable gardens. Landowners receive either some vegetables or a discount on the price of a share in return.

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Remarkable Recovery from a Severe Spinal Injury

Abstract: Remarkable recovery is possible. That is my experience [of a remarkable recovery from a severe cervical spinal injury] and that is my purpose in writing my story. It is not to WOW you with a miraculous story or impress you with what a super-human person I am. Rather, it is to empower you to

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We Get To Listen

Over the years of my career as a teacher, in classrooms and rehearsals and now in the meetings of Still Waters in a Storm, I have preached compassion. When schools generated oppressive lists of rules and standards, and mind-crushing rubrics for grading everything children do, I threw those charts and lists in the garbage and

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