Tag Archives: emotional health

Begin The Year In Wonder

Have you noticed that sometimes when you see something spectacularly beautiful like a mountain vista or a delicate flower that you are fully in the moment? Have you noticed this shift of consciousness in other situations? This state of mind … Continue reading

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Thinking About Emotional Intelligence

Psychologists Peter Salovey and John D. Mayer have defined emotional intelligence “…as the subset of social intelligence that involves the ability to monitor one’s own and others’ feelings and emotions, to discriminate among them, and to use this information to … Continue reading

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An Hour In The Dentist Chair

Yesterday morning at eleven I was ushered onto the dental chair by the kind hygienist who has been cleaning and examining my teeth for the past several years. She makes sure her patients are comfortable and at ease as much … Continue reading

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