Reconcile, Strive for Virtue, and Pursue Wisdom! A Philosophical Inquiry into Giftedness

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Some people have particularly excitable sensory and emotional systems, imagination, and intellect. They’re unusually intense, complex and driven, and often slightly at odds with themselves and the world around them. When it feels like this world is too much for you, and you’re too much for the world too – what do you do? Philosophical Counselor Miriam van der Valk helps us see how we can reconcile, strive for virtue, and pursue wisdom!
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Creatives Group Journey, led by Cheryl Graham

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Come join InterGifted’s Creatives Peer Group for our newest creatives journey together! We’ve just finished a half-year program guided by Jenna Brown, and we’re re-opening our group to new members. Cheryl Graham will be taking over temporary leadership of our group, with a beautiful vision to lead us:   “To create is to live, to be; it is one of the deepest human needs and experiences. We need spaces to … Read More

Energy Patterns: The Cornerstone of Self-Care and Potential-Realization for Gifted People

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Gifted people want to learn and accomplish so much in life! However, without understanding how to best manage their energy, they often find themselves burning out. Jennifer Harvey Sallin shares how gifted people can better understand and manage their energy to increase productivity, creativity, self-care and self-esteem.… Read More

Giftedness and Self-Discipline: 3 Ways to Maintain a Work Ethic

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Living up to one’s gifted potential requires discipline and a strong work ethic against the temptation to “coast”. IG coach and literary artist Trent Rhodes explores how he came up with a work ethic that gave him purpose and creative clarity. … Read More

Creatives Group Journey – Reconnect with Your Creativity

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  Creativity is inherent to the gifted experience – and IG’s Creatives Group is all about cultivating that creativity in community, and finding that sweet spot where our giftedness and our creative expression intersect! Jenna Brown, Innovation Curator, is leading our Creatives Group for the next 6 months on a journey to help us reconnect with our ‘why’ and to come to see creative expressions as an act of self-care. … Read More

How Gifted People Can Reach Mastery: The Gifted Coaching Process

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As a gifted person, what should you do with your life? How should you use your talents? How can you find your inner callings and attain excellence in your domains of interest? Answering these questions requires persistent work over time, and a commitment to pushing yourself past the limits of your natural intelligence. In this article, Jennifer Harvey Sallin shares the process she guides her gifted clients through, from reconnecting with their inner calling(s) to creatively blending their many domains of interest.… Read More