OUTLOOK April 2019

The Foundation is pleased to publish the April 2019 Edition of OUTLOOK.

Read about how the US Veterans can find hope through IFS as well as greater self-care and burnout prevention; the efforts to expand diversity in IFS trainings; and how the Foundation’s ambitious vision aligns with Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a new set of goals launched by the United Nations.

This issue of OUTLOOK features Foundation’s formal search for next seasoned Executive Director; release of a new look for IFS logo; and how IFS is entwined with Other Models.

Other community updates include collaborations between CSL and the Foundation; global self-awareness and healing through Foundation Friday at the IFS Conference; and number of operational updates.

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The Foundation rolls out its new logo

The Foundation rolls out its new logo with an iconic symbol that captures Self at the core of our human psyche, guiding our separate colorful parts and keeping them connected.

The symbol brings to mind an image of a lotus flower representing calm as each drop of dew slides over its petals or perhaps a butterfly recently freed from its cocoon with the lightness and delicateness of a new dawn.

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OUTLOOK November 2018

The Foundation is pleased to announce the arrival of the November 2018 (and eighth) edition of OUTLOOK.

Read about how the Foundation and its Swiss partner, Education 4 Peace, are joining hands with Pixar Animation Studios for a global campaign to promote emotional health and well-being; how teachers’ own emotional awareness and learning can help students build resilience over time; and how through parts work bridges may be built between parents and children for better parenting relationships.

Other community updates include IFS-inspired courageous conversations by a radio host; the completion of the study on IFS as a treatment for Complex Trauma; and life-changing stories through the IFS lens.

 

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Foundation Hosts Popular Events at IFS Conference

The Foundation hosted a well-attended community event at the 2018 IFS Conference, which was held in early November in the U.S. (Providence, Rhode Island).

The event opened with a brief introduction by Board Member and Event Chair, Pamela Krause, MSW, LCSW, followed by one-word greetings from all board members (their favorite “Self-C” word), and a presentation by Vice Chair Frank Anderson, MD, with an update on research and the planned global Take5 Media Campaign. Participants then visited the four stations on research, advocacy, education, and community connections, and engaged in vigorous conversations with board members and staff about ways to advance the shared vision of promoting Self-discovery and the Self leadership model.

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