It’s National Police Week in Canada, an awareness initiative created to help police connect with their communities and increase awareness about what they do.
Police officers hold one of the most courageous jobs out there, but what’s not talked about as much, is … Read the rest
Today is International Firefighters’ Day, a day to recognize and honour the sacrifices firefighters make to ensure communities are as safe as possible.
Firefighters hold one of the most courageous jobs out there, but what’s not talked about as … Read the rest
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Throughout Canada and around the world this week, we have felt deep sadness and loss following the tragic accident in Saskatchewan that saw 15 members of the Humboldt Broncos hockey team lose their lives.
While 15 people … Read the rest
After co-authoring the best-selling book, ‘Conversations with a Rattlesnake’, Kim and Theo have been busy visiting schools, prisons, companies and non-profit groups around the globe, bringing their unique approach to trauma-informed education and learning.
So, now what?! Kim and … Read the rest
With Valentine’s Day upon us, you may have love on the brain this week, and we are encouraging you to feel as much love as you can! Science shows us that love not only makes us happier but healthier too. … Read the rest
‘World Cancer Day’ is February 4th, a day to recognize and raise awareness about cancer and the ripple effect of trauma the disease brings with it.
Nearly 40 per cent of the population will be diagnosed with cancer at some … Read the rest
Co-authoring the best-selling book, ‘Conversations with a Rattlesnake’ was just the first step for Kim Barthel and Theo Fleury. Since the release of their book, they have co-facilitated hundreds of talks and workshops on trauma, healing and many different topics … Read the rest
Today is ‘National Hugging Day’, and while hugs can be comforting, did you know they can actually calm us down and boost our happiness? It’s true!
When we are feeling anxious or triggered, there are many ways in which we can … Read the rest
Oprah is right.
The goal is that no one ever has to say “me too” again.
It’s as if her saying it, as clearly as she did at the Golden Globes the other night, has finally given the world … Read the rest