Over Sanne Bruijne

Duurzame verandering en verbinding Bijna 20 jaar leidde ik (inter)nationale programma’s gericht op maatschappelijke verandering. Vaak zag ik hoe moeilijk het was om noodzakelijke veranderingen door te voeren. Hoe onmachtig we als mens soms zijn binnen een groot systeem, en hoe die systemen een eigen dynamiek hebben en een eigen leven gaan leiden. Ogenschijnlijk los van de mensen en de … Lees meer

Stephen Jenkinson – The Meaning of Death

For 5 years Stephen Jenkins headed the counseling team of Canada’s largest home based palliative care programmme. Working with hundreds of dying people an d their families he found a “wretched anxiety” at the end of life. Orphan Wisdom – Stephen Jenkinson is a teacher, author, storyteller, spiritual activist, ceremonialist and founder of the Orphan Wisdom School, a teaching house … Lees meer

most common regrets of the dying

Regrets of dying A nurse has recorded the most common regrets of the dying, and among the top ones is ‘I wish I hadn’t worked so hard’. What would your biggest regret be if this was your last day of life? There was no mention of more sex or bungee jumps. A palliative nurse who has counselled the dying in … Lees meer

Stephen Jenkinson – Grief

Stephen Johnson – Griefwalker Griefwalker is a National Film Board of Canada feature documentary film, directed by Tim Wilson. It is a lyrical, poetic portrait of Stephen Jenkinson’s work with dying people. Filmed over a twelve year period, Griefwalker shows Jenkinson in teaching sessions with doctors and nurses, in counselling sessions with dying people and their families, and in meditative … Lees meer

Carl Jung speaks about Death

death, that unproblematical ending of individual existence “I have often been asked what I believe about death, that unproblematical ending of individual existence. Death is known to us simply as the end. It is the period, often placed before the close of the sentence and followed only by memories of aftereffects in others. For the person concerned, however, the sand … Lees meer