What’s Up at Empathy Academy

Licensee Close-Up: Francine Bélanger

Francine is a licensed Dynamic Emotional Integration® Trainer who lives in Ontario, Canada. She was in the very first cohort of DEI licensees, and she is also a certified Martha Beck Life Coach and yoga instructor. When she is not…Read More

A Healthier Sense of Self

Can you please elaborate on an inflated self-esteem? This month's Ask a DEI Professional question is about self-esteem. Our questioner writes: Can you please elaborate on an inflated self-esteem and give suggestions on how to help feel a healthier sense…Read More

Licensee Close-Up: Heather Giasson, R.Ac.

  Heather Giasson, R.Ac. lives in Canada where she has been practicing as a registered acupuncturist for over 10 years. She is multi-talented and when she's not supporting people through one of her healing professions, she likes to find expression…Read More

Licensee Close-up: Pia Ault, MS

Pia Ault is a licensed Dynamic Emotional Integration® Trainer living in Dubai. She was a member of the very first cohort of DEI licensees at Empathy Academy and became licensed in 2016. Since then, she’s been a pioneer of this…Read More

Why do I cry when I'm angry?

Why do I want to cry a lot, especially when I'm angry? This month's Ask a DEI Professional question is about crying when angry. Our questioner writes: This might seem like a strange question for a man to ask, but…Read More

Here we gather... to honor our emotions!

by Jennifer Asdorian, licensed DEI Trainer and Consultant Earlier this year, a dear friend of mine became engaged. She and her fiancé wanted a do-it-yourself wedding in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California. Their plan was to have guests backpack to the…Read More

Feeling Other People's Pain

How do I deal with feeling other people's pain? This month's Ask a DEI Professional question is about a struggle with hyper-empathy. Our questioner writes: For highly empathic people, how do we process the pain we experience when we hear…Read More

Licensee Close-Up: Sue Barclay

Sue Barclay is an award-winning artist, Alexander Technique teacher, and has been a licensed DEI professional since 2020. She lives in Glasgow, Scotland, where she creates beautiful works of art in her home studio. I was lucky enough to meet…Read More

Dealing with Embarrassment

How do I deal with embarrassment? This month's Ask a DEI Professional question is about embarrassment. Our person writes: How do I work with feeling deeply embarrassed, as in feeling ashamed and concerned that others might judge me? It’s clearly…Read More

Licensee Close-Up: Dariusz Klupi

Dariusz Klupi is a licensed Dynamic Emotional Integration® Trainer who lives in Kraków, Poland. He has spent over 20 years working in the IT industry in organizations of various size in 3 countries in Europe and Asia. He offers DEI…Read More