What a writing retreat taught me about repetition

The work continues, part 1a

A week ago, I had the pleasure of attending my fourth one day Big Island Writers' Workshop moderated by Beth Bornstein Dunnington. Per usual, I had no plan to share the work I did that day. Per usual, the day taught me an important lesson.

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  • 23 October 2016
  • Author: Tracey Yokas
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Let's safeTALK about it. . .

Suicide Alertness

Most people who have thoughts of suicide want help to stay alive. On Tuesday, I attended a training to help identify the ways in which people thinking of suicide may invite help from others. The program is called safeTALK.

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  • 20 October 2016
  • Author: Tracey Yokas
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And continues and continues

The work continues

Healing. Oh how I want you to be a check-list time. A one and done. But I was once again reminded that healing doesn't work that way.

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  • 4 October 2016
  • Author: Tracey Yokas
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Re-post: My top ten tips for a smooth IEP process

# TBT: Individual Education Plans or IEPs

With a new school year underway, this seemed like a good time to re-post my top tips for a smooth IEP process. 

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  • 7 September 2016
  • Author: Tracey Yokas
  • Number of views: 3591
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Introducing a new Board Member (or two)

A thrilling announcement

I'm honored to be one of two new members of the Board of Directors of my local NAMI affiliate.

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  • 31 August 2016
  • Author: Tracey Yokas
  • Number of views: 2290
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