Category Archives: Resilience

Roll with it

This is the time of year that every­one (espe­cially in north­ern climes like Min­nesota, I think) starts to pack in a lot of sum­mer­time activ­i­ties, know­ing that fall is about to descend. And, it is prep time for stu­dents and teach­ers … Con­tinue read­ing

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More transitions; so what’s new!

So, I am in the mid­dle of more tran­si­tions. Does it ever stop? No, we just get to cruise some­times. I am not in cruise con­trol right now, but in the midst of some heavy traf­fic, con­struc­tion, detours. I need … Con­tinue read­ing

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Workshop, March 31, 2012

Along the Way: Trans­for­ma­tion through dif­fi­cult times… Rela­tion­ship, Resilience, Respite, Renewal (the 4 Rs) March 31, 2012 Unity Spir­i­tual Cen­ter Sartell, MN Susan Hol­men, LICSW, ICADC   Using music, med­i­ta­tion, jour­nal­ing and shar­ing, Susan explored the jour­ney of trans­for­ma­tion. The group looked at … Con­tinue read­ing

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Soul Retrieval

I am pre­sent­ing a “Soul Retrieval” day retreat today to help fur­ther the growth process of the par­tic­i­pants. I am a great admirer of Ange­les Arrien and the ideas she has devel­oped through work­ing with Shamanic cul­tures.   Shamanic soci­eties, … Con­tinue read­ing

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We’re in it Together

  I have always said that the peo­ple with which I work are “nor­mal peo­ple who have encoun­tered bumps in the road of life,” or some such anal­ogy. I also have a child’s draw­ing that shows a fam­ily fish­ing in … Con­tinue read­ing

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