Words, thoughts and photos as I ramble through life.
WORKSHOPS WITH WILMA 2020
Calgary Board of Education - Chinook Learning Services
Managing Workplace Emotions You can't change conflict and opposing points of view in the workplace. You can, however, change the way you react. Become more emotionally aware, harness your emotions and express them positively with control, confidence and composure. Thursday April 23 2020 12.30pm -3.30pm
Conflict Resolution for the Workplace Successful conflict resolvers are not born; they are trained. Build your skills as an effective conflict resolver and mediator. Learn to recognize conflict patterns and what triggers and escalates conflict in others, master strategies that reduce conflict escalation, assert yourself confidently and give constructive feedback. These skills will help you work more productively and harmoniously with clients, colleagues and superiors. See Course Outline. Instructor: Wilma Rubens - see Instructor Profile
Fridays 1st 8th May 2020 9.00 - 4.00pm
My story straw to gold We live our life forwards, yet read it backwards. Discover the unique story that your life makes as you reflect on where your desires, struggles, and insights have taken you. Learn to use free-fall writing, guided meditation, and discussion to put your conflicts into a bigger picture and see yourself as the hero/heroine in your own wandering journey even as it is happening. No previous writing experience is necessary. Read Course Reviews. Instructor: Wilma Rubens - see Instructor Profile http://www.chinooklearningservices.com/
My very first collection of poetry. These poems celebrate my journey on the uncharted waters of the feminine. For your very own copy purchase at Cafe Books, Canmore, or Pages in Kensington, Calgary or contact www.wilmarubens.com
Thursday, August 5, 2010
Canmore Folk Festival
Indian dancers add colour to our valley
Native Americans from Morley
Matt Anderson and
Vieux Farka Toure
And the rain came, brought thunder and lightening.
Elissa and Mike hide under the tarp
Buffy Sainte- Marie was sure worth waiting out the rain and cold.
At 68 she wooed us with Universal Soldier and her other great songs.
Reminded us that in North America there are 5 high end institutions
where we can go and learn about war
and not a single one dedicated to Alternative Dispute Resolution.
She is my kind of gal.
I was born in Scotland and hiked up mountains in India, Oman, New Zealand, Australia and found home with my scottish husband in the Canadian Rockies. My children are free spirits and professional skiers - they love mountains too. I have survived nearly 20 Canadian winters. Where did the time go?