Posts by mdoerr

  • Renewed by Nature

    Posted December 19, 2019 by mdoerr

    Deep Experiences in Nature Workshop October 2019

    We are all a part of nature, whether we care to see it or not. Our personal wellbeing is directly related to planetary wellbeing. This year, I had the opportunity to combine my roots in wildlife with my study of the…

  • Raising with Resilience

    Posted December 5, 2019 by mdoerr
    Resilence is key to recovering from adversity.
  • Gemeinschaftsgefühl: Building Community in the Workplace

    Posted November 15, 2019 by mdoerr
    The building of community around purpose in the workplace is a difficult and rare feat but is possible.
  • Fighting for Personal Freedom

    Posted July 2, 2019 by mdoerr
    This year’s freedom topic focused on personal and spiritual freedom.
  • Wellness Free Forum July 2018

    Posted July 2, 2019 by mdoerr
    Living Free was the theme of last year's forum.
  • Go Beyond the “I Don’t Know”

    Posted May 14, 2019 by mdoerr
    There is both power and danger to saying those three little words; “I don’t know”. Here’s a quick summary of the good and bad of saying this phrase.
  • Inviting Imperfection

    Posted March 29, 2019 by mdoerr
    Let’s focus on the desire to live. I worry that a focus on suicide prevention leads to more suicide when unbalanced with the need to prevent perfectionism. I will provide a 3-step process to revise your thinking about perfection.
  • Cultivating Conversation

    Posted March 5, 2019 by mdoerr
    It’s only been within fairly recent history that women have a say in how the farm is being managed. This change is a good thing and requires a major adjustment in communication.
  • Hunting: Embracing Embeddedness

    Posted January 4, 2019 by mdoerr

    I’ve been searching for a way to challenge the hunting community to rethink how the activity is portrayed. There are random thoughts on notes posted in various places in Evernote, Trello, an outdoor notebook and on the notepad on my phone, but they never really came together until I…

  • No real darkness in nature

    Posted December 21, 2018 by mdoerr

    I love when I can bring nature and its benefits into a conversation. As a budding Ecopsychologist, I’m finding it pretty easy to incorporate my love of the outdoors into every conversation, especially when it has to do with living well. In preparation for a Wellness Forum on Lightness…