Next Steps Articles

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How to Understand the Impact of Your Body Language

Have you ever reflected if your body language matches the circumstances when you interact with others? It sends visual messages about what we’re thinking, our emotion and more. We must understand the impact it has on communication.

Unbelievable Facts about Smiling & Laughing (in time for the Holiday’s) | Pt 2

We never want our emotions to rule us, instead, we want to manage our emotions and always put our best foot forward. This holiday season; make sure you try our suggested self-management tool of smiling and laughing.  

Unbelievable Facts about Smiling & Laughing (in time for the Holiday’s) | Pt 1

We're approaching the holiday season, which tends to heighten emotions, so it’s vital to be self-aware. I thought I'd share my thoughts on the importance of managing our emotions. In particular, I’d like to explore the power of smiling and laughing.

How Often do You Plan to be Angry?

When it comes to understanding our emotions, it’s crucial we realize that they happen for specific reasons. In particular, when we feel anger we must express it appropriately because it is a valid emotion.

4 Surprising Reasons to Lean into Discomfort

It’s normal to run from discomfort. We try to avoid the physical, emotional, and mental discomforts of life as much as possible. But avoiding these feelings creates challenges.

The Correlation Between Self-Compassion & Mental Health

Since it is Mental Health week, I felt it important to share with everyone the correlation between self-compassion and mental health; including a strategy to try.

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  • Hamilton Arts Council

  • Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra

  • Mohawk College

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  • Royal Bank
  • Wesley Urban Ministries
  • North Hamilton Community Health Centre