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The Counseling Connoisseur: Zen and the Art of Home Improvement: Learning to ACT

By Cheryl Fisher July 24, 2016

“When you catch yourself slipping into a pool of negativity, notice how it derives from nothing other than resistance to the current situation.” ― Donna Quesada, Buddha in the Classroom: Zen Wisdom to Inspire Teachers   I recently took on several home improvement projects. With a contractor hired, my home became a construction site for…continue reading

Thriving, not just surviving: Un milagro de Dios

By Kelly M. Whaling July 18, 2016

“Catalina” (pseudonym used to protect the identity of the individual being interviewed) is not your typical medical student. Young, Dominicana and the first generation of her family born in the United States, she shoves her clothes into a washing machine in her apartment complex. Graciously, she answers questions about an epidemic in the Latina community:…continue reading