Devin Patrick

Posted by LWLC  

Devin shares her experience at LifeWorks just before heading off to college.


Emotional Literacy as a teaching philosophy

Posted by Jai Flicker  

Emotional literacy is a foundational skill needed to engage in effective communication, connecting our bodies and thoughts on a deep level. Its goal is the capacity to be intimate with our own emotions, which helps us create the most satisfying relationships.

Robert Augustus Masters provides a helpful model, outlining 7 core emotions:

  • Fear
  • Anger
  • Sadness
  • Joy
  • Surprise
  • Disgust
  • Shame

Understanding core emotions: knowing the whole person

Our LifeWorks team tries to understand… Continued