Hatred and the Middle Path
by Bobbi McIntyre, licensed DEI Trainer & Consultant I saw a meme about love and hate going around Facebook, and I thought about the fact that people have never been taught how to work with emotions in an intentional and healthy way. The problem with bashing the things we hate…Read More
Good Boundaries and Horse Sense
To create boundaries or not to create boundaries, that is the question... by Bobbi McIntyre, licensed DEI Trainer & Consultant I can tell you from personal experience about living with an open heart (without boundaries) and living with boundaries. I fell into the trap (as do others) of believing that…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 high camp and also give everyone invited a job to…Read More
Educate with Empathy - a more effective way to learn.
~ by Anchen Texter, DEI Trainer & Consultant Comfort and safety are feelings you might not associate with online courses, but these two values are at the core of empathic course design. Every day, our bodies shift from the parasympathetic nervous system (rest and replenish) to the sympathetic nervous system…Read More
Emotions and the Gifts They Bring Us
by licensed DEI Trainer Heather Giasson When first arriving in the world of Dynamic Emotional Integration®, one of my favourite things to learn about were the gifts that emotions bring us. Emotions are here to help us and have gifts when we flow and engage with them? This was such…Read More
Emotions Supporting the Whole You
by licensed DEI Professional Heather Giasson Taking a wholistic view of health turns conversations from an isolated compartmentalized view, to knowing that anything that happens in the body is connected to everything else also defined as being part of that whole. There is inter-connection and inter-relatedness within all parts of…Read More
The Universal and the Personal – Who are my emotions to me?
by licensed DEI Professional Heather Giasson By diving into the vast territory of emotions there are so many different things to learn and ways to approach deepening our emotional skillsets. In the teachings of The Language of Emotions (thank you Karla!) the universal emotions are introduced to us along with each…Read More
Recovery from Injury or Illness and the Emotions Involved - Part 1
by DEI Professional and Registered Acupuncturist Heather Giasson I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard the question, “What would be the number one element to healing?” The question itself isn’t wrong; what makes it problematic is that it lacks the understanding that healing is a process and at…Read More