Recent Blog Posts

Rhodes Wellness College

Recent Blog Posts

Contest Entry #4

As I looked at the skills that would be offered participants of this new course (is it new?) I became quite excited as I am currently leading groups and coaching people through my business as a Bio-Feedback Technician and Energy Practitioner. So why would I be interested in taking this course if...
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Contest Entry #3

I am a dancer and lover of life who aspires to inspire discovery, growth and connection in open and creative environments. I have been employed as a mental health support worker in the downtown eastside for more than 4 years. Part of my work involves teaching a weekly program at a women’s...
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Contest Entry #2

It is with exuberance and excitement that I write this letter in hopes of being the recipient of a scholarship to Rhodes Wellness College. I am currently a Teacher’s Assistant, working with students with special needs and learning disabilities. I also assist students who are reluctant learners,...
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Contest Entry #1

For so many years of my life, I asked those questions that I think many people ask themselves, “What is my life all about?”, “Why am I here?” and, “Why do I feel so empty?” About five years ago, I figured it out. I am here to empower and support others. That is it. Not […]
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“Energy” Vampires

One exercise we have students in our college do is make a list of what is called their “energy drainers”.  Energy drainers are the people, events, obligations, and clutter that makes one feel heavy and tired.  They rob us of our life energy and potential for joy. Energy vampires are the people...
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BOO!!!

Happy Halloween everyone!  A big thank you to the Wellness Connection for hosting a spookily delcious Halloween potluck lunch today.  We’re looking forward to seeing you all at our next social get together, which will be our Speed Coaching event this Saturday November 5th.  Tell anyone who...
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My Branching Point

This month, our blog takes a look at a very powerful story written by a student in our Wellness Counsellor Diploma program.  She has agreed to let us publish her story in the hopes that it may assist others to understand this very painful experience.  Her courage and dedication to use her...
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What, You Again?

Have you ever been in a new relationship that seems eerily familiar? You might have married your abusive father, your nagging ex-wife or someone else from your past. It happens. Why would you be with someone who displays the worst traits of someone you have discarded from your life? There is a...
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