Have you ever tucked a fortune cookie into your pocket because you liked what it said? Or have you looked at your horoscope and had your stomach sink in disappointment? Common, fess up, you have done it and I have, too! But why do we let such things have even a fleeting moment of negative influence on our day? That little message tucked in that fortune cookie can be a powerful reminder of possibilities, dreams or personal attributes that often get forgotten in everyday life. Regardless of … [Read more...] about Using Personal Growth to Predict Good Fortune
Top 7 Signs Your Private Practice Business Needs Help!
Is your private practice struggling? Practitioners spend so much time taking care of others. We know when our clients are unwell or sick, and strive to make them whole again. But in our efforts to help others, we often overlook our business and ourselves. Our practice is great, but our business and business strategy is suffering and needs tending and care. So how do you recognize the telltale signs that your private practice is struggling? 1. Avoidance, Fear & Resentment: You know … [Read more...] about Top 7 Signs Your Private Practice Business Needs Help!
Did you See the Boston Marathon Explosion Miracles?
Looking for compassion, gratitude, and sameness in tragedy... When I first looked at the news footage of the Boston Marathon Bombing, I felt absolutely sick. It was surreal. While so many people were aiming to achieve their personal best, others seem to have sunken to a personal worst. It's hard not to feel anger when you are looking square in the eyes of malicious intent. But after a week or so, I witnessed miracles. While watching the story evolve, and looking at the same footage - again … [Read more...] about Did you See the Boston Marathon Explosion Miracles?
A Prescription from the Dying that will Revitalize your Life & Private Practice Business
Balancing your intentional life and your intentional holistic business... As practitioners, we all care deeply about our clients and running a thriving, holistic business. But are you letting your business and client needs erode your own wellbeing, leaving your fuel tank on empty? Left unchecked over time, this is the recipe that practitioner burnout is made of. But we often don't notice the signs indicating our lack of balance or our growing need for revitalization. Our busy practice has us … [Read more...] about A Prescription from the Dying that will Revitalize your Life & Private Practice Business
The Evils of Money and Other Myths
Cindi´s Take: Counsellor & Wellness Practice Business Development What does the concept of money mean to you and your Practice Building? What about the word "money"? Instead of a sense of feeling empowered, inspired, and at peace, did you reactively shrink back with flickering judgments about commercialism, greed, scarcity, or excessive materialism? We have to ask ourselves, why is it that so many of us identify with one polarized view over the other? Do we perceive the evils of money, or … [Read more...] about The Evils of Money and Other Myths