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Linda Vettrus-Nichols

Wholistic Education Efficiency Expert & Master CR Practitioner in Arden

How to Empower Your Child with People-First Language

PRESENTED ON NOV 30, 2018
IN ASHEVILLE @ VOL 21

Linda Vettrus-Nichols takes a look at what might be going on under a label and how you can empower your children as well as yourself. Learn why Linda believes that labels aren’t people and people aren’t labels and that labeling children can lead to unacceptable behaviors that affect their mental health.

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TELL

BY IAN DE STAINS
@ BCCJ COMMUNITY HUB ON OCT 09, 2014

Having good mental health, is just as important as having good physical health. Executive Director Ian de Stains goes into depth on the topic of mental health, and how the non-profit organization, TELL, helps with many people with mental illness, or just need a safe place to go and talk. 

 

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The Power of Language : Tell YOUR Story

BY ROSS FISHER
@ VOL 22 ON SEP 15, 2015

Ross Fisher provides us with an inspirational talk about how everyone should get out there and do a PK talk...or just tell their story to anyone who will listen!

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Mental Rescue Society, Redefining the Conversation Around Mental Health

BY QUINN OHLER
@ VOL 25 ON JUN 09, 2016

"It's no surprise that there's a stigma around mental illness. Things are starting to change, but they need to change quicker."

Everyday thousands of people struggle to achieve what they feel is their definition of normal. Quinn Ohler is a member of Mental Rescue, a group of like-minded individuals bringing light to the shadows of mental health, by promoting physical and mental well-being. 

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Nutrition and Mental Health.

BY NICCI CULVER
@ VOL 28 ON JUL 27, 2017

Nicci Culver talks about the effect of what we eat on how we feel mentally. She discusses what types of foods improve mood as well as what foods improve nutritional health.

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When Your Heart is Your Head

BY NIKITA-KIRAN SINGH
@ VOL 29 ON OCT 24, 2017

Nikita-Kiran Singh leads a conversation about our hearts — as both a medical and metaphorical concept — and how they can be harnessed as sources of information while guiding us to use empathetic and narrative approaches to connecting with others.

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The Gifts of Mental Health Illness

BY ANDREA SCHNEIDER
@ VOL 49 ON JUL 03, 2018

Having lived her life with chronic mental health illnesses (MHI), Andrea wants to de-stigmatise and sensitise people to the life of someone with MHI's. By presenting her story and highlighting the gifts it has brought her, she also wants to flip everything we believe about mental illness. Having been diagnosed with binge eating disorder, borderline personality disorder, OCD, ADD and being bipolar, she is now happily married and leads one of the most progressive projects working with people who inject themselves with drugs.

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Your Best You

BY JON BURGESS
@ VOL 2 ON FEB 08, 2019

Getting to the core of it! Jon Burgess shares how your bodies microbiome influences the way you look, feel and function each day

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Experiential Mental Health Recovery

BY JANE BRACEY
@ VOL 4 ON JUN 05, 2019

After experiencing trauma, the nervous system can struggle to regulate. For some individuals with developmental trauma, their experiences mean that they never learned how to self-soothe. Learning to regulate is a vital element of recovery in order to really feel safe in your own body. In this talk, Jane Bracey dips into a just a few of the experiences she has found have helped her to develop a greater sense of safety in her body.

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Empower yourself

BY MARSHA SOBONYA
@ VOL 4 ON AUG 08, 2019

Marsha Sobonya, a business owner and fitness expert. talks about her passion to empower people through fitness.