Here's a set of 54 cards for identifying values and planning for the future. Imagine sitting on a verandah surveying the landscape of your life. What lies just around the corner? What is even further ahead-on the horizon?
Perfect for talking about long and short term goals, Views from the Verandah is a card set for career planning, coaching and mentoring, evaluation, relationship counselling, and much more. In the new edition of this much-loved classic, a colourful cast of Australian critters comes to life to help families, teams, individuals and organisations identify aspirations and goals.
Ways of seeing the light and darkness ... Shadows is an emotionally charged set of 48 watercolour images. This resource acknowledges that pain and suffering (such as grief, depression, loss and violence) often need to be storied before pathways to resolution can be found. The images for the cards were created by award-winning artist, Carolyn Marrone, who specialises in painting everyday situations with great compassion and sensitivity. The cards invite the viewer to reflect on their experiences - to identify and explore the meaning of shadows in their lives. The... More info
Nature sustains us in every aspect of our lives from food to art, technology to architecture, medicine to engineering. We look up at the vast sky, down at a tiny insect, out over a desert plain or deep into the oceans … and discover a world of extraordinary variety and activity. As well as imitating nature’s ingenious designs, we humans draw strengths and other intangible qualities from observing nature. For example, we may notice the poised and patient way that one season moves into the next—and be inspired... More info
We live our lives in the company of our feelings and emotions. And yet it can be very hard to talk about them. Beloved by teachers, counsellors, parents and human service workers of every discipline, The Bears is a simple yet powerful resource for identifying, talking about and reflecting on feelings. Originally conceived as a ‘family sculpting’ tool, it have proved to be one of our most enduring and versatile card sets. The Bears is able to speak directly to our feelings and emotions at a very deep level.... More info