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Journaling everyday perspectives one word at a time.

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Inspiration Guide
Together let’s inspire possibilities of peace and movement for a life with vitality at every age, in every place, and with all styles of ability.
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Autumn Revival Statement
Out of the box and into the world anew, we’ve come full circle in our own revolution.
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Lifeworld Led Revolutions
living well is having the freedom to experience possibilities of peace and movement.
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The Battle of Ability
When Margaret and I first met, we decided to get to know one another through a reminiscence project.
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Open Access Research
An Intercultural Transformation of Suffering in Dying and Death- the emergence of palliative care can be considered an attempt for cultural change.
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TEM Sliding Scale
living well is having the freedom to experience possibilities of peace and movement.
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Value in Vitality Launch
Our oldest generation is living and dying with a low sense of vitality, diminished individuality and an overwhelming amount of obstacles.
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Travel, Path and Journey
We are all friends on the road, in our journey through life. The paths we take may be different, but we travel along together.
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Enable, Don't Disable
When we consider the word disabled, what do we think? How do we feel? Who are we imagining? Why?
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Perception Over Pressure
With no clipboards or tests between us, TEM POP turns assessments into developments by valuing your Perception Over Pressure.
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Lifeworld Perceptions
Lifeworld, a concept developed by Edmund Husserl during WW2 in Germany, brings us the understanding that we experience life through our own perception within the perceptions around us.
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Stereotypical Suffering
Stereotypes are both fixed and oversimplified ideas directed towards a particular other. In action, stereotyping is an entitled view of another projected outwards.
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The Point of Purpose
The word purpose has been around longer than any of us. It appears to be on the surviving end of things. Originating around the 13th century, expressing purpose has been on a steady decline for the last two centuries...why?
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Spring Bloom
Spring has sprung once again! For some that means budding trees, chirping birds and longer days. For others it could mean a lot of rain, a need to clean or the smell of the streets after a season of snow.
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Vitality in Calamity
States of calamity develop into a sense of vitality through isms in which we develop a set of beliefs to be acted on. These beliefs determine our path forward.
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Enhanced Ageing Circles
Our inclusive workshop series brings participants on a journey through their five Lifeworlds towards personal and collective vitality with facilitated conversation, interactive activities and live examples.
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The Myth of Mental Illness
I was once introduced to an older adult who experienced multiple traumas from one accident. Our visits often began with a lot of tears, some anger and a small smile...Then reflection, curiosity and joy.
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Blessing in Disguise
To be adventurous is to expect the unexpected, to be on the lookout for the blessings in disguise we experience. When I reflect on difficulties, hardships, loss...I learn and grow. For these blessings I am forever grateful.
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Activity
My Meaningful Life
This activity can take place anywhere and at any time. It can be done alone as a personal exercise, as a pair to discover a deeper connection, as a family to share your lives together and as a large group of friends diving into the meaning of your individual and collective life.
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Our Messenger of Meaning
Mood is the messenger of meaning in our life. Mood signals the ability to realize our potential. Our expression, style, perception and outlook on life are all dependent on our mood.
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Nitor in Adversum
Who we are is found between where we have come from and where we want to go. Like a tree whose roots can only be seen deep underground, our personal roots lie within.
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Value in Vitality
Vitality is possible in any condition! It is available in all living beings, at every age, in any place and with all levels of ability.
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Breaking down Barriers
The Ellis Method (TEM) is an active platform for elder-led expression to create authentic social action for deep-rooted change.
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Find Inspiration
If you’re saying to yourself ‘some things just aren’t possible’, I’ve been there too. That was until the day I was inspired by one man’s situation with time.
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TEM - Sustain Phase
TEM expands on each action plan with sustainability to ensure a rhythmic transition towards change.
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TEM - Design Phase
TEM offers tangible action plans with achievable life goals, hands on support, coaching and customized resources.
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Create Climate
When we live within a climate of acceptance, accessibility and encouragement, our environments become places of opportunities.
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Activity
Find Your Super Self
Check out the activity plan for adults, set aside some time to let go of your day, and discover the individuality of your super-you!
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TEM - Development Phase
Together as a TEM Team we use our developments to design possibilities and opportunities for your unique path forward for an enhanced ageing experience.
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Be Weird
Being weird is being true to ourselves and to the paths we choose to lead.
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Misc
Social Action with our Oldest Generation
The Ellis Method is rooted in everyday life experiences allowing for divergent adaptability across the care continuum with individuals and their families, organizations and institutions, communities and their investors.
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Inspiration
Inspiration is a noun to describe the process of being mentally stimulated to do or feel something. Inspiration also describes the drawing in of breath...
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Autumn Revival
Statement
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Value in
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Waves of Wisdom
Journaling everyday perspectives one word at a time. New posts are added weekly.
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Engaging life’s joys and challenges one wave at a time. New episodes are added monthly.
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