Tag Archives: compassion

Thanksgiving, Food Bank Edition

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
The Thurston County Food Bank faces a turkey shortage this week after nearly 4,000 families registered for a free Thanksgiving basket. The food bank buys its turkeys in July to ensure there…

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Myths of a Therapist

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
“You know when I cried last? Do you know why I cried last? Do you know how it feels to be alone? Do you know why I sleep late everyday? Do you…

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Jailed Over Court Fines

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
“Little Jake asked, “Did you hear what happened to me? I was panning in front of the pharmacy. This fat woman panhandler told me to move. Lots of people pan there. It’s…

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Random Act of Kindness

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Abby took me to a fabulous brunch and we both spotted the sign on the menu (if you can’t view the picture, it reads “We believe everyone deserves a warm healthy, organic…

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The Power of Mindfulness

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{Preparation 10 (Passion +Persistence)} + {Connection 10 (Compassion +Courage)} + {Excellence 10 (Achievement + Wisdom)} =Power {P110 (P2+P3)} + {C110 (C2+C3)} + {E10 (A+W)} = Power Follow your passion with persistence, magnified…

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