Archive for October, 2011

  • A2 Fierce Moral Inventory

    Internal Resources: Assignment 2 Handout: Fierce Moral Inventory Instructions:  Use the worksheet (or write in your journal, basing your writing on the worksheet).  For each of the 6 words, write a paragraph or short story about a time when you exhibited the following attribute: Courage Intelligence Intuition Problem-solving Integrity Creativity Do other words come to […]

  • Quote 2

    “The reason we’re often not there for others… is that we’re not there for ourselves. There are whole parts of ourselves that are so unwanted that whenever they begin to come up we run away. In this present age it is necessary to also emphasize that the first step is to develop compassion for our […]

  • A1 – Grounding Table

    Internal Resources: Assignment 1 Grounding Table. Instructions: During the call, we listened to a meditation about inner peace. We have innate inner strength and we also gather and increase our inner strength through what we surround ourselves with.  We can use objects, thoughts, rituals or other components in our lives that bolster us and enhance […]

  • Quote 1

  • (Call) Internal Resources

    The first call introducing the topic of “Internal Resources” was held on October 10, 2011. For those who missed the call, the Power Point used to focus the call is available by clicking the PDF icon.  The primary activity on this call was a guided meditation.  You can re-listen to The Gift of Peace meditation […]

  • New Beginnings Initiative

    Fall 2011 Membership Meeting.

  • FAQ: Writing to Heal

    How does this course work? There are 6 phone calls over a 10 week period – one for each of 5 subjects and 1 additional call at the end of the course.  You will be emailed assignments on Wednesdays and Fridays (4 total assignments per topic).  These assignments will also be posted here, in this […]

  • Trauma Basics

    Call #3 is on November 7, 2011, focusing on trauma basics.  Assignments will be delivered by email (and posted here) on November 9, 11, 16, and 18.

  • Triggers

    Call #4 is on November 21, 2011, focusing on triggers.  Assignments will be delivered by email (and posted here) on November 23, 25, 30 and December 2.

  • Gratitude

    Call #5 is on December 5, 2011, focusing on gratitude.  Assignments will be delivered by email (and posted here) on December 7, 9, 14, and 16.