Harnessing the Power of Place

Harnessing the Power of Place

Not long ago, during a time when stress and fatigue had taken their toll on my body, I booked a weekend away at a local bed and breakfast. Nestled in the shadow of the Blue Ridge Mountains, I watched breathtaking mountain sunsets, delighted in deer frolicking in the...
Give the Chronically Ill the Gift of Presence

Give the Chronically Ill the Gift of Presence

Experts encourage people to listen and give the “gift of presence” to the chronically ill. Learn what to say and do to help. For many, the most distressing consequence of chronic illness is social isolation. Friends, once plentiful, suddenly stop calling. Family...