Parents, Kids, & Teenagers
The Key To Being An Effective Change Agent
Written by: Nick Ortner · January 25, 2016
A passionate and dedicated educator, Barbara had spent years advocating for special needs children in schools. When the Sandy Hook shooting took place in her town, however, Barbara’s entire world was shaken. ...
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Healing the Past
Releasing This Emotion Is Key To Personal Transformation
Written by: Nick Ortner ·
Imagine dropping your children off at school, and then leaving the building just before hearing gunshots going off inside the school. That was what happened to Robert right after delivering his two young ...
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Healing the Past
Releasing Guilt, Finding Connection, Love & Light
Written by: Nick Ortner ·
Cynthia’s house had always been a neighborhood favorite. A fun-spirited woman who loved children, she was close friends with several neighborhood moms, and always welcomed their kids into her home with open ...
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Global Trauma Relief
Quieting The Ripple Effects Of Trauma
Written by: Nick Ortner ·
One of the central tenets of trauma relief work is understanding how quickly trauma can spread. While those at the center of a trauma may be most severely affected, the larger community typically also suffers ...
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Global Trauma Relief
Moving Forward After Trauma Strikes
Written by: Nick Ortner ·
For the previous 25 years teaching had felt like Kevin’s life’s work, a career he had woken up to happily and pursued passionately. When a shooting happened at his school, however, his entire life seemed to ...
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Parents, Kids, & Teenagers
Helping School Children Thrive
Written by: Nick Ortner ·
What happens when we give children a chance to develop emotionally and mentally, as well as academically, within the school environment? Traditionally viewed as places of learning, the biggest challenges ...
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Healing the Past
Healing The Healers
Written by: Nick Ortner ·
A school counselor, Julie had felt utterly powerless in her role since the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Overwhelmed by the magnitude of the trauma she, her school and the entire community of ...
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