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Neurodiversity In The Forest

Welcome to the Forest! Today, let's explore the fascinating topic of Neurodiversity together. Neurodiversity celebrates the unique ways our brains work and the diverse perspectives we bring to the world. While embracing Neurodiversity is wonderful, misunderstandings and lack of awareness can sometimes create challenges. Let's learn how to promote understanding and acceptance for all in our digital therapy community.

1 day from now @ 11:00
Hosted on Friday by Micaela Kotzé
South Africa United States of America
Strategies for Thriving in the Busy Life!
Navigate the path to dodge burnout with insights from a mental health professional, gaining practical strategies to manage stress and maintain well-being in various aspects of your life. About Micaela: She is a Registered Wellness Counsellor who is passionate about helping people navigate their way through life’s troubles and the...

5 days from now @ 13:00
Hosted on Tuesday by Shani_SEZ
South Africa
Monthly Support Group for Parents of Autistic Individuals with Shani & Desirae
This session is designed to provide understanding, guidance, and a sense of community to parents navigating the unique challenges and joys of raising autistic children. A little about Shani & Desirae: Desirae is in full-time ministry for families who have a child or spouse with special needs and for women...

5 days from now @ 13:00
Hosted on Tuesday by Shani_SEZ
South Africa
Monthly Support Group for Parents of Autistic Individuals with Shani & Desirae
This session is designed to provide understanding, guidance, and a sense of community to parents navigating the unique challenges and joys of raising autistic children. A little about Shani & Desirae: Desirae is in full-time ministry for families who have a child or spouse with special needs and for women...

6 days from now @ 23:00
Hosted on Tuesday by Liliana Penaranda
South Africa United States of America
Peer Support and Community Connection
Delve into the power of peer support and community connection in recovery, as Liliana shares her experiences and insights on the importance of connection, belonging, and shared experiences in the journey to healing. About Liliana: Liliana became a Certified Recovery Peer Specialist as a result of investing years in encouraging...

6 days from now @ 23:00
Hosted on Tuesday by Liliana Penaranda
South Africa United States of America
Peer Support and Community Connection
Delve into the power of peer support and community connection in recovery, as Liliana shares her experiences and insights on the importance of connection, belonging, and shared experiences in the journey to healing. About Liliana: Liliana became a Certified Recovery Peer Specialist as a result of investing years in encouraging...

1 week from now @ 12:15
Hosted on Thursday by Lulama Mokoena
South Africa United States of America
Promoting Diversity and Inclusion
Join me in fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion, where individuals from all backgrounds feel valued and respected, creating a community free from judgment and prejudice. About Lulama: Psychosocial Support Counselor at Queerwell. My passion and work are encouraged by bringing awareness regarding diversity. I believe this will create...

1 week from now @ 12:15
Hosted on Thursday by Lulama Mokoena
South Africa United States of America
Promoting Diversity and Inclusion
Join me in fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion, where individuals from all backgrounds feel valued and respected, creating a community free from judgment and prejudice. About Lulama: Psychosocial Support Counselor at Queerwell. My passion and work are encouraged by bringing awareness regarding diversity. I believe this will create...

1 week from now @ 13:00
Hosted on Thursday by Micaela Kotzé
South Africa United States of America
Promoting Diversity and Inclusion
Join me in fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion, where individuals from all backgrounds feel valued and respected, creating a community free from judgment and prejudice. About Micaela: She is a Registered Wellness Counsellor who is passionate about helping people navigate their way through life’s troubles and the problems...

1 week from now @ 13:00
Hosted on Thursday by Micaela Kotzé
South Africa United States of America
Promoting Diversity and Inclusion
Join me in fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion, where individuals from all backgrounds feel valued and respected, creating a community free from judgment and prejudice. About Micaela: She is a Registered Wellness Counsellor who is passionate about helping people navigate their way through life’s troubles and the problems...

1 week from now @ 01:00
Hosted on Friday by Sarah Kabengele
South Africa United States of America
Understanding Mental Illness Beyond Labels
Join Sarah in unpacking the complexities of mental illness beyond diagnostic labels, emphasizing the importance of understanding individuals' unique experiences and narratives in mental health discourse. About Sarah: Sarah is a mental health educator with a passion for understanding mental illness as well as mental well-being from a feminist/decolonised perspective....

1 week from now @ 01:00
Hosted on Friday by Sarah Kabengele
South Africa United States of America
Understanding Mental Illness Beyond Labels
Join Sarah in unpacking the complexities of mental illness beyond diagnostic labels, emphasizing the importance of understanding individuals' unique experiences and narratives in mental health discourse. About Sarah: Sarah is a mental health educator with a passion for understanding mental illness as well as mental well-being from a feminist/decolonised perspective....

1 week from now @ 00:00
Hosted on Saturday by Francis Urias
South Africa United States of America
Storytelling Circles for Connection
Join Francis in storytelling circles that offer a space for sharing personal narratives, cultivating empathy, and fostering a sense of belonging and connection within the community. About Francis: Francis is a peer specialist with a passion for bringing awareness to the inner child within us who needs to be acknowledged...

1 week from now @ 00:00
Hosted on Saturday by Francis Urias
South Africa United States of America
Storytelling Circles for Connection
Join Francis in storytelling circles that offer a space for sharing personal narratives, cultivating empathy, and fostering a sense of belonging and connection within the community. About Francis: Francis is a peer specialist with a passion for bringing awareness to the inner child within us who needs to be acknowledged...

1 week from now @ 18:00
Hosted on Saturday by Danielle Goede
South Africa United States of America
Building Bridges Across Differences
Delve into the importance of building bridges across differences with me, as we explore ways to connect authentically and respectfully with people of diverse backgrounds, fostering unity and collaboration. About Danielle: Danielle is an experienced HR professional with a passion for Leadership Development, Organizational Design, Employee Engagement and Diversity, Inclusion,...

1 week from now @ 18:00
Hosted on Saturday by Danielle Goede
South Africa United States of America
Building Bridges Across Differences
Delve into the importance of building bridges across differences with me, as we explore ways to connect authentically and respectfully with people of diverse backgrounds, fostering unity and collaboration. About Danielle: Danielle is an experienced HR professional with a passion for Leadership Development, Organizational Design, Employee Engagement and Diversity, Inclusion,...

1 week from now @ 15:00
Hosted on Sunday by Danielle Goede
South Africa United States of America
Cultural Sensitivity in Communication
This session will focus on the importance of understanding and respecting cultural differences in communication, emphasizing the need for cultural sensitivity to foster inclusive and impactful interactions. About Danielle: Danielle is an experienced HR professional with a passion for Leadership Development, Organizational Design, Employee Engagement and Diversity, Inclusion, Equity and...

1 week from now @ 15:00
Hosted on Sunday by Danielle Goede
South Africa United States of America
Cultural Sensitivity in Communication
This session will focus on the importance of understanding and respecting cultural differences in communication, emphasizing the need for cultural sensitivity to foster inclusive and impactful interactions. About Danielle: Danielle is an experienced HR professional with a passion for Leadership Development, Organizational Design, Employee Engagement and Diversity, Inclusion, Equity and...

1 week from now @ 14:15
Hosted on Monday by Danielle Goede
South Africa United States of America
Cultivating Cultural Competence
Delve into the practice of cultural competence with me, as we develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to interact effectively and respectfully with people from diverse cultural backgrounds. About Danielle: Danielle is an experienced HR professional with a passion for Leadership Development, Organizational Design, Employee Engagement and Diversity, Inclusion,...

1 week from now @ 14:15
Hosted on Monday by Danielle Goede
South Africa United States of America
Cultivating Cultural Competence
Delve into the practice of cultural competence with me, as we develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to interact effectively and respectfully with people from diverse cultural backgrounds. About Danielle: Danielle is an experienced HR professional with a passion for Leadership Development, Organizational Design, Employee Engagement and Diversity, Inclusion,...

1 week from now @ 09:00
Hosted on Tuesday by Mark Ray
South Africa United States of America
Creating Mentally Fit Organizations
Join Mark in exploring strategies for building mentally fit organizations, fostering a culture of well-being, and promoting resilience and emotional intelligence among employees. About Mark: Mark is a pro-active mental wellness strategist, author, and keynote speaker whose mission is to help organisations become mentally fit, create safe spaces, manage focus,...

1 week from now @ 13:00
Hosted on Tuesday by Aneeqa Abrahams
South Africa United States of America
Healing Through Collective Care
Explore the power of collective care in fostering community well-being and resilience, as Aneeqa shares strategies for building networks of support and solidarity within diverse communities. About Aneeqa: Aneeqa is a Special Wellness Counsellor and an emerging intersectional feminist researcher. Her life purpose is to make a positive impact on...

1 week from now @ 13:00
Hosted on Tuesday by Aneeqa Abrahams
South Africa United States of America
Healing Through Collective Care
Explore the power of collective care in fostering community well-being and resilience, as Aneeqa shares strategies for building networks of support and solidarity within diverse communities. About Aneeqa: Aneeqa is a Special Wellness Counsellor and an emerging intersectional feminist researcher. Her life purpose is to make a positive impact on...

1 week from now @ 15:00
Hosted on Wednesday by Mark Ray
South Africa United States of America
Digital Wellness in a Hyperconnected World
Discuss methods to cultivate a healthy relationship with technology, establishing boundaries for screen time and fostering digital well-being. About Mark: Mark is a pro-active mental wellness strategist, author, and keynote speaker whose mission is to help organisations become mentally fit, create safe spaces, manage focus, develop EQ, and prepare our...

1 week from now @ 15:00
Hosted on Wednesday by Mark Ray
South Africa United States of America
Digital Wellness in a Hyperconnected World
Discuss methods to cultivate a healthy relationship with technology, establishing boundaries for screen time and fostering digital well-being. About Mark: Mark is a pro-active mental wellness strategist, author, and keynote speaker whose mission is to help organisations become mentally fit, create safe spaces, manage focus, develop EQ, and prepare our...

2 weeks from now @ 09:00
Hosted on Thursday by Kaylee Julian
South Africa United States of America
Empowering Diversity Champions
Join me in becoming a diversity champion, as we work together to create positive change, challenge systemic barriers, and promote equality and justice for all members of our community. About Kaylee: Kaylee is a counsellor with a passion for children, adolescents, but also works with adults, and offers relationship counselling....

2 weeks from now @ 09:00
Hosted on Thursday by Kaylee Julian
South Africa United States of America
Empowering Diversity Champions
Join me in becoming a diversity champion, as we work together to create positive change, challenge systemic barriers, and promote equality and justice for all members of our community. About Kaylee: Kaylee is a counsellor with a passion for children, adolescents, but also works with adults, and offers relationship counselling....

2 weeks from now @ 08:00
Hosted on Sunday by Pertunia Mtsweni
South Africa United States of America
The Power of Mindset Shift
Learn how to shift your mindset to create abundance in both your finances and mental health, transforming the way you approach and overcome financial stress. Gain insights and strategies to cultivate a positive outlook and build resilience in times of economic challenges. About Pertunia: Pertunia is an NLP practitioner and...

2 weeks from now @ 13:00
Hosted on Sunday by Caden De Villiers
South Africa United States of America
Ways of Developing Emotional Intelligence
Delve into the principles of emotional intelligence with Carrie, discovering practical strategies for enhancing self-awareness, managing emotions, and fostering healthy relationships in daily life. About Caden: Caden is a Psychosocial Support Worker with a passion for helping others achieve better mental health, personal-development and self-empowerment. October Health provides educational and...

2 weeks from now @ 13:00
Hosted on Sunday by Caden De Villiers
South Africa United States of America
Ways of Developing Emotional Intelligence
Delve into the principles of emotional intelligence with Carrie, discovering practical strategies for enhancing self-awareness, managing emotions, and fostering healthy relationships in daily life. About Caden: Caden is a Psychosocial Support Worker with a passion for helping others achieve better mental health, personal-development and self-empowerment. October Health provides educational and...

2 weeks from now @ 14:00
Hosted on Sunday by Pertunia Mtsweni
South Africa United States of America
Creating Supportive Communities for Mental Health Wellness
Delve into the power of community support in promoting mental wellness with Carrie, exploring ways to cultivate inclusive and supportive environments that foster connection, understanding, and growth for all. About Pertunia: Pertunia is an NLP practitioner and an entrepreneur with a passion for the workings of the mind, mental well-being,...

2 weeks from now @ 14:00
Hosted on Sunday by Pertunia Mtsweni
South Africa United States of America
Creating Supportive Communities for Mental Health Wellness
Delve into the power of community support in promoting mental wellness with Carrie, exploring ways to cultivate inclusive and supportive environments that foster connection, understanding, and growth for all. About Pertunia: Pertunia is an NLP practitioner and an entrepreneur with a passion for the workings of the mind, mental well-being,...

2 weeks from now @ 16:00
Hosted on Sunday by Naledi Ranthakgoa
South Africa United States of America
Mind-Body Connection in Wellness
Discover the interconnectedness of the mind and body with Naledi, as she shares techniques for cultivating mental and emotional wellness to support overall health and vitality. About Naledi: She is a Psychosocial support worker with a passion for Child Psychology. Her life purpose is to be a positive influence and...

2 weeks from now @ 16:00
Hosted on Sunday by Naledi Ranthakgoa
South Africa United States of America
Mind-Body Connection in Wellness
Discover the interconnectedness of the mind and body with Naledi, as she shares techniques for cultivating mental and emotional wellness to support overall health and vitality. About Naledi: She is a Psychosocial support worker with a passion for Child Psychology. Her life purpose is to be a positive influence and...

2 weeks from now @ 15:00
Hosted on Monday by Marco Alfama
South Africa United States of America
Coaching Corner with Marco: Do We Fully Understand Learning
Whether you struggle with attention or you're a bookworm unable to stop, there is evidence and new information available to help us better understand what learning truly entails and how we can leverage certain tools to become more equipped students of life. About Marco: Marco is a coach with a...

2 weeks from now @ 15:00
Hosted on Monday by Marco Alfama
South Africa United States of America
Coaching Corner with Marco: Do We Fully Understand Learning
Whether you struggle with attention or you're a bookworm unable to stop, there is evidence and new information available to help us better understand what learning truly entails and how we can leverage certain tools to become more equipped students of life. About Marco: Marco is a coach with a...

2 weeks from now @ 17:00
Hosted on Monday by Mbali Mashaba
South Africa United States of America
Building Resilience in Relationships
This session explores ways to navigate emotions and challenges within relationships, focusing on enhancing resilience and emotional adaptability for healthier connections. Gain insights on building the flexibility needed to maintain strong relationships amidst life's ups and downs. About Mbali: Mbali a is a Registered Counsellor with a passion for supporting...

2 weeks from now @ 17:00
Hosted on Monday by Mbali Mashaba
South Africa United States of America
Building Resilience in Relationships
This session explores ways to navigate emotions and challenges within relationships, focusing on enhancing resilience and emotional adaptability for healthier connections. Gain insights on building the flexibility needed to maintain strong relationships amidst life's ups and downs. About Mbali: Mbali a is a Registered Counsellor with a passion for supporting...

2 weeks from now @ 19:00
Hosted on Monday by Desirae
South Africa
Monthly Support Group for Parents with Special Needs Children with Desirae Pillay
Join Parent Reality as they unpack the unique challenges and circumstances parents of children with special needs have. This session is open to parents to find a community and connection. A little about Desirae: Desirae is in full-time ministry for families who have a child or spouse with special needs...

2 weeks from now @ 19:00
Hosted on Monday by Desirae
South Africa
Monthly Support Group for Parents with Special Needs Children with Desirae Pillay
Join Parent Reality as they unpack the unique challenges and circumstances parents of children with special needs have. This session is open to parents to find a community and connection. A little about Desirae: Desirae is in full-time ministry for families who have a child or spouse with special needs...

2 weeks from now @ 13:00
Hosted on Tuesday by Kaylee Julian
South Africa United States of America
Overcoming challenges through teamwork
Learn how to navigate and conquer obstacles in relationships by harnessing the power of collaboration and cooperation. Discover strategies to enhance communication, build trust, and work together effectively towards a common goal. About Kaylee: Kaylee is a counsellor with a passion for children, adolescents, but also works with adults, and...

2 weeks from now @ 13:00
Hosted on Tuesday by Kaylee Julian
South Africa United States of America
Overcoming challenges through teamwork
Learn how to navigate and conquer obstacles in relationships by harnessing the power of collaboration and cooperation. Discover strategies to enhance communication, build trust, and work together effectively towards a common goal. About Kaylee: Kaylee is a counsellor with a passion for children, adolescents, but also works with adults, and...

2 weeks from now @ 14:00
Hosted on Tuesday by Danielle Goede
South Africa United States of America
Designing Creative and Healthy Work Environments
Join Danielle in exploring the intersection of organizational design and employee well-being, discovering how to create workplaces that foster creativity, collaboration, and overall health and wellness. About Danielle: Danielle is an experienced HR professional with a passion for Leadership Development, Organizational Design, Employee Engagement and Diversity, Inclusion, Equity and Belonging....

2 weeks from now @ 14:00
Hosted on Tuesday by Danielle Goede
South Africa United States of America
Designing Creative and Healthy Work Environments
Join Danielle in exploring the intersection of organizational design and employee well-being, discovering how to create workplaces that foster creativity, collaboration, and overall health and wellness. About Danielle: Danielle is an experienced HR professional with a passion for Leadership Development, Organizational Design, Employee Engagement and Diversity, Inclusion, Equity and Belonging....

2 weeks from now @ 08:00
Hosted on Wednesday by Mark Ray
South Africa United States of America
The Art of Setting Boundaries at Work for Your Mental Well-being
Learn how to establish healthy boundaries at work to protect your mental well-being, navigate challenging situations with confidence, and reduce the impact of work-related stress on your overall performance and happiness. About Mark: Mark is a pro-active mental wellness strategist, author, and keynote speaker whose mission is to help organisations...

2 weeks from now @ 08:00
Hosted on Wednesday by Mark Ray
South Africa United States of America
The Art of Setting Boundaries at Work for Your Mental Well-being
Learn how to establish healthy boundaries at work to protect your mental well-being, navigate challenging situations with confidence, and reduce the impact of work-related stress on your overall performance and happiness. About Mark: Mark is a pro-active mental wellness strategist, author, and keynote speaker whose mission is to help organisations...

2 weeks from now @ 16:00
Hosted on Wednesday by Danielle Goede
South Africa United States of America
Harnessing the Power of Mindfulness in a Fast-Paced Work Environment
Learn how to effectively manage and reduce stress at work by incorporating mindfulness techniques into your daily routine. Discover practical strategies to stay focused and calm in the midst of a fast-paced work environment. About Danielle: Danielle is an experienced HR professional with a passion for Leadership Development, Organizational Design,...

3 weeks from now @ 10:00
Hosted on Thursday by Micaela Kotzé
South Africa United States of America
Mastering the art of active listening
Unlock techniques to enhance your listening skills, deepen connections, and understand others more effectively. Learn how to create a meaningful dialogue and foster stronger relationships through active listening strategies. About Micaela: She is a Registered Wellness Counsellor who is passionate about helping people navigate their way through life’s troubles and...

3 weeks from now @ 10:00
Hosted on Thursday by Micaela Kotzé
South Africa United States of America
Mastering the art of active listening
Unlock techniques to enhance your listening skills, deepen connections, and understand others more effectively. Learn how to create a meaningful dialogue and foster stronger relationships through active listening strategies. About Micaela: She is a Registered Wellness Counsellor who is passionate about helping people navigate their way through life’s troubles and...

3 weeks from now @ 17:00
Hosted on Thursday by Mbali Mashaba
South Africa United States of America
Cultivating Empathy in Your Connections
This session will delve into techniques for enhancing understanding and connection with others through the practice of empathy, fostering deeper and more meaningful relationships. About Mbali: Mbali a is a Registered Counsellor with a passion for supporting teenagers, parents and working with trauma. Her life purpose is to be a...

3 weeks from now @ 17:00
Hosted on Thursday by Mbali Mashaba
South Africa United States of America
Cultivating Empathy in Your Connections
This session will delve into techniques for enhancing understanding and connection with others through the practice of empathy, fostering deeper and more meaningful relationships. About Mbali: Mbali a is a Registered Counsellor with a passion for supporting teenagers, parents and working with trauma. Her life purpose is to be a...

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