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Design thinking at work

All of the top 10 skills needed to thrive in the “fourth industrial revolution” can be improved through a design thinking perspective on active learning. 132 more words

Design Thinking

RESTORE: REthinking Sustainability TOwards a Regenerative Economy

After a number of years discussing, bidding, meetings in Italy and skype calls across Europe we finally launch our four year RESTORE* Cost Action CA16114 programme, exploring restorative sustainability, in Brussels this Thursday 9th March. 366 more words


Evolution of Positive Health

I just uploaded a video to my YouTube page (below) that reviews how I see the evolution of positive health. Within this video I describe how the concepts of wellness and salutogenesis are related. 30 more words

Am I in Bizarro World? Lets Make 2017 Great!

2016 has been a crazy year. The unexpected happened: the Cubs won the worlds series, Donald Trump became our president, and Army beat Navy.  Am I in Bizarro world? 2,957 more words

Better World

Thank You Mr. Obvious

My work seems obvious so I am confused by traditional practice. I work with health. Most in health work from a disease elimination perspective to create health, despite the fact health is the PRESENCE of physical, mental and social well being and NOT MERELY THE ABSENCE of disease and infirmity. 849 more words

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“What the heck is that?!!”

Upon hearing the word Salutogenesis, the above, is the typical response. One of the great people in my profession, Dr. Chris Kent, did a presentation that delved into it… and I found it so interesting I wanted to share it with my colleagues, patients and potential patients. 541 more words