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Manifest your wildest dreams this New Moon- By Melanie June

Manifest your wildest dreams this New Moon- By Melanie June There is a new moon in Gemini tonight, which is a great time to begin new projects, business or focus on what you want to bring into creation. Whilst it’s a great time to manifest and work with the energy of the moon, you also [...]

Celebrating Strength & Resilience; women’s stories resisting and surviving family violence, By Sophie Boord

Celebrating Strength & Resilience; women’s stories resisting and surviving family violence. Sophie presented at the Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation Australia 2019: Working with Trauma conference in Sydney earlier this year. She presented a film she’d made in a community health setting, Celebrating Strength & Resilience, which explores five women’s journeys through family violence in their [...]

Helping Yourself Self Regulate

Grounding & self soothing techniques for emotional regulation When you are feeling stressed, overwhelmed or experiencing distressing emotions it is helpful to focus on aspects of the physical world, rather than on just your internal thoughts and feelings.  This can help us to connect to our body and re-ground ourselves and from this place we [...]

Releasing Fear and Stress after Trauma by Billie Atherstone

An Overview of Kundalini Yoga for the Recovery of Childhood Trauma Course One of the symptoms people with PTSD* experience is to feel stressed or frightened even when they are not in danger.  The nervous system moves into a fight or flight response, which is a typical reaction, to initiate an action to protect themselves [...]

The V Word

Vulnerability is the new word on the block. Thanks to Brene Brown and her inspiring TEDtalk, (if you haven't checked it out yet then jump on board: the word vulnerability is finally being understood and accepted for its authentic meaning rather then the condemning it has received in our culture for so long. vulnerable /ˈvʌlnərəbəl/ [...]