• Book,  Intuition,  Love,  Mind-Body Connection,  Mindfulness,  Prevention,  Relaxation & Meditation,  Spirituality,  The Science of Happiness,  Wellness,  Wholism

    I Wrote a Book

    I have written a book Intuitive Development: How to Trust Your Inner Knowing for Guidance with Relationships, Health, and Spirituality.  It’s on my favorite topic—intuition. It will be published in a few of weeks. The books in the picture are some I love and reference in my book. My pre-sale promo is when you purchase the book on or before the publish date, I will send you a personal intuitive message. I will keep you posted about where to order it, likely this month. Thank you for your love and support! It will be available soon. I am planning to publish by the end of October. Check back for more…

  • Health Care,  Holistic Health,  Wellness

    Exploring Healing Racism in Health Care

    On the Healing Connections Podcast, Emmy Vadnais, OTR/L interviews thought leaders and health care practitioners about integrative health, wellness, prevention, spirituality, and consciousness. Sheela Ivlev, MS, OTR/L is interviewed by Emmy Vadnais, OTR/L about “Exploring Healing Racism in Health Care.” Sheela shares terms commonly used in the topic of racism, provides education, and explores ways that racism can be healed in health care. Watch on YouTube or listen on Apple Podcasts and Spotify. Read article “Racism in Healthcare and What We Can Do About It” by Sheela Ivlev, MS, OTR/L Sheela is an occupational therapist who specializes in wellness and mental health. She is committed to removing the barriers to…

  • Grief,  Loss,  Love

    Love Remains

    Having recently lost a loved one, what is most important is that #LoveRemains🌷 Love Remains for Sally “After the first sprout, your days in the sunYour days in the rainOften lit by moonlight and your own magic when in the sky there was none,shining your love,shining your smile,your joy After you toiled, you made it look effortless,gradually transforming “the system”greeting people into your heart, they couldn’t resistinto your home After creating your family with all of the artists, poets, singers and filmmakers, all the way to great grandchildren,inspiring others to be their authentic self, you’d say “Be original.” After the words left your mouth and the presence grew stronger,your eyes grew…

  • Aging Well,  Holistic Health,  Holistic Occupational Therapy,  Mind-Body Connection,  podcast

    Aging Well

    On the Healing Connections Podcast Episode 15, I interviewed Mandy Chamberlain, MOTR/L about “Aging Well.” Watch or Listen to Full Interview Here Mandy is an occupational therapist with a passion for working with the older adult population and the founder of SeniorsFlourish.com and the membership site, The Learning Lab. Both are dedicated to helping other geriatric OT’s be the best they can be through education, resources, tips and videos. Her varied clinical background includes working with geriatrics through long term care, home health services, home modification consultation, assisted living, inpatient critical access and outpatient therapy services. The book mentioned about preventing and reversing Alzheimer’s is: “The End of Alzheimer’s: The…

  • Healing,  Wholism

    Whole Person Care

    On the Healing Connections Podcast Emmy Vadnais, OTR/L interviews thought leaders and health care practitioners about integrative health, wellness, prevention, spirituality, and consciousness.  Whole Person Care Episode 14 – Emmy Vadnais, OTR/L interviews Kelly Clancy, OTR/L, CHT about “Whole Person Care.” She is an Occupational Therapist, Certified Hand Therapist, a board-certified Structural Integrator, Senior Instructor for the Bowen Academy of Australia, a Holistic Health Counselor, and a nationally board-certified Massage Therapist. She teaches nationally and internationally on the therapeutic approach that she developed called Tensegrity Medicine. Kelly has been practicing in the field of Occupational Therapy for over 32 years. She uses her skills as a manual therapist and ergonomist…

  • Art and Healing,  Love

    Love, Art & Healing

    I interview thought leaders and health care practitioners about integrative health, wellness, prevention, spirituality, and consciousness on the Healing Connections Podcast. Art, Love & Healing I had the pleasure to interview Anne Labovitz  about “Love, Art & Healing” on the Healing Connections Podcast episode 11 on 2/7/19. Labovitz is an American artist based in St Paul, Minnesota, whose practice includes painting, drawing, and printmaking as well as experimental film and sound. Labovitz has a degree in psychology and art from Hamline University in St. Paul and a Masters in Fine Art from Transart Institute via Berlin and New York. Her work considers many themes often returning to the central notion…