Healing & Wellness

Writing Through The Last Good-Bye

This month has been very significant for me. On September 11th, my father passed away. I had the privilege of being with him when he took his last breath, something I will be forever grateful for. Nothing prepares us to say our final good-byes to a beloved parent. My father was in a care home ... Read More >>

2018-07-24T11:23:16-07:00September 26th, 2017|Healing & Wellness|

Writing for Emotional Balance: Journaling to Move Beyond Venting by Ruth Folit & Beth Jacobs

Think of how you have you handled some of life's tricky situations: your boss criticizing you in front of others, your spouse making unreasonable demands of you, or your best friend inadvertently not showing up to your birthday party. Wouldn't your life be oh-so-much smoother if in the midst of these events you were able ... Read More >>

2018-06-05T12:15:03-07:00September 13th, 2017|Healing & Wellness|

Journal Writing for Your Health: Three Rules by Ruth Folit

Did you know that scientists over the last several decades have demonstrated that writing helps your physical health? Different studies have shown that writing can have the following effects on your health: Decrease the heart rate Strengthen the immune system Lower blood pressure Manage stress Enhance breathing Here are three important principles for how to ... Read More >>

2018-06-05T12:28:44-07:00June 1st, 2017|Healing & Wellness|