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Conceal Don't Feel..Anxiety

*excerpt from original post May 3 2014  When The Words Fail He Sings….”Let It Go..”

As Johnny is finishing the last two months of Grade 3 we have experienced spikes in his anxiety.

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Physical Self-Reg vs. Anger/Aggression – Brad Chapin

Innovative Counseling Keynote Speaker Brad Chapin says self-regulation skill training for students is vital for improving school climate – resulting in fewer extreme actions and episodes of violence. 829 more words



Feedback is back on the agenda because we need to make it even more effective and manageable at the same time. Hattie talks about three types of effective feedback: 487 more words

The Mental Edge: Athletic Applications of Mindfulness Part 1

Athletic Applications of Mindfulness Part 1

My therapist has been attempting to get me to practice mindfulness for about a year now. Being such a fan of hypnosis and active visualization, you would think I would be motivated by the thought of sitting for 10 minutes doing nothing. 844 more words


An alternate reality game for language learning: ARGuing for multilingual motivation

SOURCE: Thomas M. Connolly, Mark Stansfield, Thomas Hainey,  University of the West of Scotland, School of Computing, Paisley PA1 2BE, UK “An alternate reality game for language learning: ARGuing for multilingual motivation”. 667 more words

Circle of Security

Last month I was invited by the director of my children’s daycare to a parent information session about the “Circle of Security”. You might be wondering just what is this and why am I talking about the importance of this since I do not work with children under the age of 5, except my own of course. 488 more words