Productivity, Potential, and Cultural Scripts: Making Room for Our Full Gifted Selves

The focus on productivity is important for certain tasks at certain times, but it’s only one part of a holistic expression of giftedness. If we conflate giftedness with productivity, we lose out on many rich aspects of our gifted selves, such as joy, rest, play, unstructured exploration and purposeless creativity. Trauma, culture and internalized ideologies can prime us toward a dysfunctional relationship with productivity, and thus with our understanding of our true gifted potential. Jennifer Harvey Sallin explores these themes and shares resources for change in this article.… Read More

Introducing Esther Goldinger — Our Gifted Trauma, Energy & Body Therapist

Last year, we started a partnership with Esther Goldinger, an online gifted energy and body trauma therapist. Now that Esther has taken the step to devote her energies full-time to her practice, we are happy to introduce her formally and invite you to connect with her for online sessions (in English or German). Esther’s therapy is based in Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, Polyvagal Theory of Steven Porges, and Somatic Experiencing. … Read More

Our Inner Fire of Aliveness – Gifted Expression

Aliveness is a core quality that impacts all dimensions of who we are and how we show up in the world, including how we can access and express our giftedness. In this article, Karin Eglinton explores how we can center and organize ourselves and our giftedness around aliveness as a guiding force; and how we can start to reconnect with it if we have lost connection to that inner fire.  … Read More