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Addiction In The Forest

Welcome to the Forest! Today, let's talk about Addiction - a sneaky troublemaker that can disrupt our lives without us realizing. It's like an uninvited guest that overstays its welcome. But don't worry, we're here to explore how we can show Addiction the exit sign together. Let's journey through this together! 🌿🐼 #IntoTheForest

19 hours from now @ 10:00
Hosted on Sunday by Gomphemetse Shawa
South Africa United States of America
Finding Purpose and Connection
Embark on a journey led by a mental health professional to discover purpose and connection, gaining insights and practical tools to cultivate a more meaningful and fulfilling life. About Gomphometse: Gomphemetse is a psychosocial support worker with a passion for unfolding life's hidden treasures. Her life purpose is to help...

3 days from now @ 20:00
Hosted on Tuesday by Tarryn Sacher
South Africa United States of America
Women's Series: How Trauma and Addiction Affect Self-esteem with Tarryn Sacher
This session invites you to explore the impact of addiction and trauma on self-esteem and how the recovery process serves as a beacon of hope. Join us as we discuss personal narratives, strategies for healing, and the empowering potential of recovery in boosting self-esteem. A little about Tarryn: Tarryn is...

5 days from now @ 20:00
Hosted on Thursday by BoboNeuro
South Africa United States of America
Brotherhood Connect: Addressing Trauma to Overcome Addiction with Bobo Mazibuko
This session explores the deep link between trauma and addiction, challenging the notion that substances are inherently addictive. Join us as we unpack how unresolved emotional wounds can lead to vulnerability in addiction. A little about Bobo: Bobo is a registered Counselling Psychologist with the Health Professions Council of South...

1 week from now @ 11:00
Hosted on Sunday by Kavisha Chandrakassi
South Africa United States of America
Embracing Growth While Unlearning Unhealthy Coping Mechanisms
Navigate the journey of shedding unhealthy coping mechanisms, paving the way for personal growth and embracing healthier approaches for a more resilient life. About Kavisha: Kavisha is a Registered Counsellor (HPCSA) who works with adolescents, adults, children, couples, elderly, groups, and young adults. October Health provides educational and supportive content...

1 week from now @ 16:00
Hosted on Monday by Lulama Mokoena
South Africa United States of America
Breaking the Cycle of Abuse
Join the conversation to understand the cycles of abusive relationships, recognize signs of abuse, and empower yourself to break free from harmful patterns, fostering safety and well-being in your relationships. About Lulama: Psychosocial Support Counselor at Queerwell. My passion and work are encouraged by bringing awareness regarding diversity. I believe...

1 week from now @ 17:00
Hosted on Monday by Hannah Midzuk
South Africa United States of America
Breaking Free from Addiction
Delve into strategies for managing addiction and overcoming addictive behaviors, empowering yourself to make positive changes and lead a healthier lifestyle. About Hannah Hannah is a Neuroscientist with a passion for understanding the physiological changes in the brain in those suffering from mental illness. October Health provides educational and supportive...

1 week from now @ 15:00
Hosted on Wednesday by Lulama Mokoena
South Africa United States of America
Identifying Signs of Toxic Relationships
Learn to recognize the signs of a toxic relationship, including lack of respect, trust, and affection, and explore strategies to prioritize your well-being and navigate out of harmful dynamics. About Lulama: Psychosocial Support Counselor at Queerwell. My passion and work are encouraged by bringing awareness regarding diversity. I believe this...

1 week from now @ 18:00
Hosted on Wednesday by Danielle Goede
South Africa United States of America
Mindful Use of Social Media
Discover how to use social media mindfully, fostering positive interactions and avoiding comparison traps. About Danielle: Danielle is an experienced HR professional with a passion for Leadership Development, Organizational Design, Employee Engagement and Diversity, Inclusion, Equity and Belonging. Her life purpose is to support the creation of creative healthy environments....

1 week from now @ 18:00
Hosted on Wednesday by Danielle Goede
South Africa United States of America
Mindful Use of Social Media
Discover how to use social media mindfully, fostering positive interactions and avoiding comparison traps. About Danielle: Danielle is an experienced HR professional with a passion for Leadership Development, Organizational Design, Employee Engagement and Diversity, Inclusion, Equity and Belonging. Her life purpose is to support the creation of creative healthy environments....

1 week from now @ 19:00
Hosted on Wednesday by Carrie Hickman
South Africa United States of America
Preventing Relapse
Learn strategies for preventing relapse and maintaining long-term sobriety, including identifying triggers, developing coping skills, and building a strong support network. About Carrie: Carrie Hickman is a wellness strategist that specialises in increasing awareness around mental wellness strategies, development and growth. She is always working towards making mental wellness not...

1 week from now @ 22:00
Hosted on Thursday by Carrie Hickman
South Africa United States of America
Exploring Alternative Therapies for Addiction
Discover alternative therapies and holistic approaches to addiction treatment, including mindfulness, yoga, art therapy, and nature-based interventions. About Carrie: Carrie Hickman is a wellness strategist that specialises in increasing awareness around mental wellness strategies, development and growth. She is always working towards making mental wellness not only accessible but also...

1 week from now @ 22:00
Hosted on Friday by Lulama Mokoena
South Africa United States of America
Managing Triggers and Cravings
Explore techniques for managing triggers and cravings associated with addiction, empowering individuals to maintain sobriety and resilience. About Lulama: Psychosocial Support Counselor at Queerwell. My passion and work are encouraged by bringing awareness regarding diversity. I believe this will create a community that has a non-judgmental mentality and help reduce...

2 weeks from now @ 20:00
Hosted on Saturday by Naledi Ranthakgoa
South Africa United States of America
Supporting Loved Ones in Recovery
Learn how to support a friend or family member in their journey to recovery from addiction, fostering understanding, empathy, and encouragement. About Naledi: She is a Psychosocial support worker with a passion for Child Psychology. Her life purpose is to be a positive influence and foster change by creating a...

2 weeks from now @ 11:00
Hosted on Monday by Reoikantse Shadi
South Africa United States of America
Addressing Stereotypes and Bias
Explore strategies for challenging stereotypes and bias with me, as we work together to cultivate awareness and understanding, and promote empathy and acceptance among diverse populations. About Reo: Reo is a registered counselor with a passion for trauma psychology. Her life purpose is to destigmatize and raise awareness towards understanding...

2 weeks from now @ 22:00
Hosted on Tuesday by Lulama Mokoena
South Africa United States of America
Navigating the Challenges of Early Recovery
Explore the challenges and opportunities of early recovery from addiction, and learn strategies for building resilience and self-care during this critical period. About Lulama: Psychosocial Support Counselor at Queerwell. My passion and work are encouraged by bringing awareness regarding diversity. I believe this will create a community that has a...

2 weeks from now @ 22:00
Hosted on Thursday by Carrie Hickman
South Africa United States of America
Overcoming Substance Abuse
Discover strategies for overcoming substance abuse, including seeking support, developing coping skills, and creating a supportive environment for recovery. About Carrie: Carrie Hickman is a wellness strategist that specialises in increasing awareness around mental wellness strategies, development and growth. She is always working towards making mental wellness not only accessible...

3 weeks from now @ 20:00
Hosted on Tuesday by LynneH
South Africa United States of America
Women's Series: Facing the Realities of Addiction with Lynne Huysamen
This session offers a raw and honest exploration of the often silent battle with denial in the face of addiction. We'll delve into the personal turmoil and confusion that accompanies the refusal to acknowledge addictive behaviors, examining how denial serves as both a shield and a barrier to recovery. A...

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