Tag: nervous system

Is there a deeper reason behind the workaholism?

July 2, 2020
My client, an entrepreneur with a business she adores, is a hard worker. Like many ambitious women, she thrives on serving her clients and doing excellent work. When she came...

Does the healing journey feel endless? Unpacking the process and seeing the light.

April 21, 2020
Sometimes, being on a journey of healing can feel endless. I often work with folks who come into my practice after having already done years or decades of various healing...

Sensation: The Language of the Reptile Brain

February 27, 2020
“You only have to let the soft animal of your body love what it loves” – – Mary Oliver In the personal growth and self help worlds, we often work...

How the Nervous System Works Part 2: How Trauma Affects the Body

January 2, 2020
We know that in a healthy nervous system, we move easily between the three states of sympathetic, slow parasympathetic (ventral vagal), and quick shutdown (dorsal vagal). In a nervous system...

How the Nervous System Works Part 1: The Branches of the Autonomic Nervous System

October 5, 2019
In this post, we’ll take a look at how the Nervous System works, and how understanding it can be helpful to our health, wellness, and optimal functioning. The Autonomic Nervous...