You Are The Author Of Your Own Life Story

There is no doubt that certain things or people in your life influence your thinking, therefore your behavior.  However, you ultimately hold the power in your decision-making and every decision big or small impacts your life. The beginning of your life story has developed due to your childhood environment or the setting you grew up […]

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Who’s In Charge of Your Life?

Are you unconsciously giving your power away? Are you giving away a lot your time, energy and effort to someone or something that you are now recognizing comes at a personal cost? How did this happen? Why were you so willing to hand over control to something or someone that didn’t truly serve you? These […]

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Your Story Matters

Do you have a story to tell? I bet you do. Not only do we all have stories to tell but we also have stories that contain lessons that could be very valuable to someone else. I am fortunate to be given the amazing opportunity to provide a platform for others to tell their stories. […]

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Life Happens Let’s Talk

Why? Why did this happen to me?  I have followed every rule in the book and never faltered from the plan.  Why me? This is a “life happens” moment.  We will all at one time or another experience it.  It causes emotional anguish, heartache and disappointment but most of all complete and utter shock. When […]

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Youth Suicide Prevention Can Start With You

I had just been part of something remarkable, powerful and even life changing.  It was three months ago that, in absolute frustration with the number of youth suicides, I spouted out on Facebook that I was going to have a youth suicide prevention conference.  The increase of suicide rates in the young First Nations population […]

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Youth Suicide Prevention Needs Community Support

If you have put in even as little as five to ten minutes research on suicide you would see the rates are astonishing.  Some countries have more suicides than others.  There are also certain groups or categories of people who, due to their histories, support systems and socio-environmental factors, are at a higher risk for […]

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Was That This Year? My Year In Review

This is generally the time where we evaluate the year that just passed and think about areas of improvement for the one ahead of us.  Thinking about 2016 I found that I couldn’t remember if what I had done was this past year or the year before (or even the year before).  My memories were […]

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