The Change of Season

As we enter into a new season, changes are occurring that may affect us all differently. We can see the change of leaves from green to red, amber, and yellow.  We feel the coolness of the nights and realize that football begins and jackets will normally need to be worn … Read More

Fear of what?

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This is a series of blogs that Jennifer Wilmoth, LAMFT wrote after returning from a recent trip to Africa. A few reflections, a few lessons learned. Enjoy the journey.  Stories from Africa: Chapter 6 Fear of what? As we entered the gates of Kibera with military escorts armed with machine … Read More

Play Connects People

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This is a series of blogs that Jennifer Wilmoth, LAMFT wrote after returning from a recent trip to Africa. A few reflections, a few lessons learned. Enjoy the journey.  Stories from Africa: Chapter 5 Play Connects People   One of the ways we wanted to equip the nurses and head … Read More

In Laughter We Carried More

This is a series of blogs that Dr. Dickinson wrote after returning from a recent trip to Africa. A few reflections, a few lessons learned. Enjoy the journey.   Stories from Africa: Chapter 5 In laughter We Carried More   In looking back on the trip I noticed that we carried … Read More

Learning from Community

This is a series of blogs that Dr. Dickinson wrote after returning from a recent trip to Africa. A few reflections, a few lessons learned. Enjoy the journey.  Stories from Africa: Chapter 4 Learning From Community   After experiencing Kibera (or a slum in any location) it would be easy to … Read More

A jail without bars

This is a series of blogs that Dr. Dickinson wrote after returning from a recent trip to Africa. A few reflections, a few lessons learned. Enjoy the journey.  Stories from Africa: Chapter 3 A Jail Without Bars   There is no gate to Kibera. There are no bars. The wall surrounding … Read More

Speaking your story

This is a series of blogs that Dr. Dickinson wrote after returning from a recent trip to Africa. A few reflections, a few lessons learned. Enjoy the journey.  Stories from Africa: Chapter 2 Speaking Your Story   Our primary purpose in going to Kenya this trip was to equip the Nurses, … Read More

Africa, the beautiful!

This is a series of blogs that Dr. Dickinson wrote after returning from a recent trip to Africa. A few reflections, a few lessons learned. Enjoy the journey.  Stories from Africa: Chapter 1 Engage Your Story. Recently, we spent a week in Kibera. If you haven’t heard about it, Kibera is … Read More