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Courage: Assertive Communication Techniques

Courage: Assertive Communication Techniques

This time, I want to share some assertive techniques for those of you trying to learn how to be assertive, without being aggressive. It’s a fine line and can be just downright scary to use our voices sometimes. What I share with clients is the understanding that using...

Stop Saying “Never Again”

Stop Saying “Never Again”

Do you know that the question I hear most often is “how do I approach sensitive topics and events?” I always answer: with an open heart and mind. Let’s discuss the topic dujour in Canada: the news of the discovery of a mass grave in what was one of the residential...

**TW abuse & residential schools** In this episode, Erin + Erica discuss the history of residential schools in the wake of the discovery of the remains of 215 children in Kamloops, BC. They also discuss the term 'BIPOC' and its appropriateness. Links: Indian...

A colour-blind society? Get your vision checked

A colour-blind society? Get your vision checked

OTTAWA—May 25th was the one-year anniversary of the murder of George Floyd. How much our world has changed, how much it’s stayed the same. Floyd’s death was, what Texans call, “a coming to Jesus moment” for Turtle Island. It removed the veil of denial of police...