GRATITUDE

“The struggle ends when gratitude begins.” ~ Neale Donald Walsch As we enter into the month of November, with Thanksgiving upon us, I’d like to take a moment to reflect […]

DCT COMPREHENSIVE DEVELOPMENTAL SCHOOL COUNSELING PROGRAM

Abstract This literature review establishes a K-8 comprehensive developmental school counseling program.  This program is rooted in the ASCA National Model, emphasizing the Organizational Framework and Accountability Elements from Gysbers […]

NEW PODCAST! MINDFULNESS IN SCHOOLS

“Were so busy following a script and putting academics in front of kids, that we forget that they’re people–learning truly only happens through relationship.” ~ Shannon Hess How can we […]

BLACKSTAR

“The truth of course, is that there is no journey. We are arriving and departing all at the same time.” ~ David Bowie It’s now been almost three months since […]

WHAT MATTERS MOST

“In the end, these things matter most:  How well did you love?  How fully did you live?  How deeply did you let go?” ~ Buddha Photo:  Moments to Remember, by […]

REFLECTIONS ON LOVE

Love.  Where language begins to break down. What many have tried to put into words, and according to Krista Tippet, it is the most watered down word in the English […]

BREAKING THE VICIOUS CYCLE

“The way you help heal the world is you start with your own family.” ~ Mother Theresa I’ve worked with families and their children in various settings for over a […]

WHY YOU SHOULD THINK ABOUT YOUR DEATH

“Realize deeply that the present moment is all you will ever have.” ~ Eckhart Tolle The inevitable death.  Your death.  The fact that all of “this” is not going to […]