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Being and building community in Covid 19 days

Sending out an invite to join me this evening April 5th and every Sunday evening at 7pm for mindfulness practise and circle – sending love and peace to our own hearts, our loved ones, and all those we know and those we do not know who are affected by this pandemic. Down load the zoom…

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Staying Grounded and Connected

Friday April 3rd 2020 Dear Friends, Maybe like you I have been wondering how best to respond to this extraordinary pandemic and all of its challenges. Covid 9, social / physical distancing, self Isolation, and the move towards lockdown, have brought me to a sharp awareness of our interdependence, and the fragility of the whole…

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Online Mindfulness Offerings for Covit 19 Days

WEB    www.mindfulfacilitation.com FB       www.facebook.com/facilitatordee Phone: 00-353-868539227 Email:deehennessy01@gmail.com Dear Friends, As many of you know I have been wondering how best to respond to this extraordinary pandemic and all of its challenges. Over these past days I have come to realise that especially in our social distancing and self isolating we more than…

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Mindfulness in Covit 19 times

Hello Friends I hope you and yours are well and safe and managing to find moments of peace and joy as we are forced by circumstances to slow down, trust, and live more quietly. I have been challenged to find ways in which I can continue to work during these days of social distancing. I…

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Celebrating Mary Oliver

  I have been enjoying reading so many people sharing how Mary Oliver touched their lives with her poetry. She has accompanied me for many years as I try to find my place ion the world. I thank and credit her for my growing sense of breing at home with myself and within the cosmos.…

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Towards ordainary things in ordinary places

Towards ordinary things in ordinary places As part of my  interspiritual  intentional mindful living I continue to reflect on what living in this way calls me to in the world. I have been writing and reflecting on some of the work that I do and what it means to live intentionally in the challenges and…

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Kindness

Loving kindness towards ourselves – building resilience and compassion in the world ‘We are all just walking each other home’    Ram Dass I could not say when I first came across this quote from Ram Dass but in a way it is foundational to who I am , shaping my whole way of being…

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Reflecting on the values underpinning our work in Disability/ Social Care

  Reflecting on changes within Disability/ Social Care Sector in Ireland I am currently doing some writing out of my experience of supporting human care organisations in Ireland, often through periods of transition and challenge. The intention of the writing is to provide some reflective space for articulating the values that underpin the work. I…

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Mindfulness and Heartfulness – engaging with the world

Mindfulness starts with awareness and the ability to be present to whatever is helping us to live with more ease and choice with whatever are the circumstances of our life.  Heartfulness on the other hand  builds on mindfulness and evokes a response in us –  calling us to loving action in the world. For some…

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Supporting wellbeing and happiness within Social Care/ Disability Sector

‘We cannot stop the waves but we can learn to surf’ Jon Kabat Zinn Supporting Social Care Organisations with governance, management and ongoing developments in good practice especially through times of transition. Mindful Facilitation Experience in supporting Social Care I have over twenty year’s experience in supporting Social Care organisations in Ireland. Building on my…

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