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“To sleep, perchance to dream – ay, there’s the rub.”  The above quote from the “To be or not to be…” soliloquy in Shakespeare’s Hamlet seemed to be a perfect way to start this article on sleeping well.  In my counselling and hypnotherapy practice, I get 3 to 4 calls a week from very sad […]

June 18, 2018 | By More
Celebrating Father’s Day With Your Emotionally Distant Dad

Celebrating Father’s Day With Your Emotionally Distant Dad

When I see my husband play with our son, I can clearly see how much has changed within just one generation related to how emotionally available father’s are to their children.   His own father overwhelmed with work and providing for the family matched with emotional closures left over from his own father’s trauma from […]

June 11, 2018 | By More
Interview with Diana Martinez Morales

Interview with Diana Martinez Morales

PART II Psychotherapist, Constellation Facilitator B.A. in International Relations, M.A. in Humanities and Ph.D. in Philosophy and Ethics by Lynne Cardinal Diana Martinez Morales, Ph.D., is coming back to Ottawa in June for a third time. Morales is offering The Power of Transformation and Healing Through Family Constellations workshop. I used this opportunity to ask […]

May 14, 2018 | By More
Hippocrates Re-Visited: Into the Heart of Healing

Hippocrates Re-Visited: Into the Heart of Healing

Hippocrates, who was born in 460 B.C. on the Greek island of Kos, is generally considered to be the “Father of Western Medicine”.  In his time, he was also considered to be a human manifestation of the Greek god of healing, Asklepios.  During Hippocrates’ lifetime, there were about 400 asklepions or healing centres throughout Greece […]

May 13, 2018 | By More
The Ego’s Defense of Feeling Unsafe

The Ego’s Defense of Feeling Unsafe

by Amâeil Healing with Divine heart to awaken the deep truth within. There are many different ego defenses that keep us from embracing our highest expression. One that is most common is “feeling unsafe”. Feeling unsafe manifests in varied ways. We mistrust others and avoid emotional intimacy. We can push people away to pre-empt being […]

April 19, 2018 | By More