Testimonial for Her Right Foot – Statue of Liberty – Freedom for Joy

Cheers to our freedom, well-being and joy!! Much love, Happy D!! For more info about CPTSR/ CPTSD/ codependency/ co-narcissism, just enter any of those terms in the search bar (in the website footer) at https://joybasedliving.com/ Debbie Happy Cohen is a master coach with a graduate degree in counseling. She’s the founder of Joy-Based Living, an … More Testimonial for Her Right Foot – Statue of Liberty – Freedom for Joy

Hey, your neediness is showing! (Worst thing imaginable to say to someone with codependency issues)

The essence of my life’s work is turning nothing into something… making the invisible visible. This is the case when it comes to healing the inner parts of ourselves that have been abandoned, neglected, shamed, rejected. Letting them be witnessed and validated, giving them the air and oxygen so that they can heal. Turning nothing … More Hey, your neediness is showing! (Worst thing imaginable to say to someone with codependency issues)

Create your own SANCTUARY support meeting

WOW!!!! Our inaugural SANCTUARY support meeting on October 10 – World Mental Health Day- was AMAZING. “The world needs this” are the words I heard the most frequently after the meeting. I am deeply moved. The main portion was video recorded. You can check it out here: https://joybasedliving.com/bloomingmisfits/ Thank you Anne Hamilton for hosting, and … More Create your own SANCTUARY support meeting

Our First Sanctuary Support meeting, for Blooming Misfits

Here’s a quick image from our first Blooming Misfits meeting, in honor and respect for World Mental Health Day. I’ll post a video link later tonight or tomorrow. Thanks to you who attended. Wow. Just wow! Thank you Ann Hamilton for hosting us at your home. Thank you Thank you Thank you !! Much love, … More Our First Sanctuary Support meeting, for Blooming Misfits

10-03-19 Day 25 Misfits are Blooming Here!!

10-03-19 Day 25 The amazing Meg Doig Richardson brightened my day with this gorgeous Windy Hills sunflower (and daikon radishes too!!! Yummmmm!!!). Thank you !!! Announcement: October 10 is World Mental Health Day, championed by Oprah, Prince Harry and Joy-Based Living. OUR JBL INAUGURAL SANCTUARY SUPPORT MEETING will be held on Thursday 10-10-19 at 3:33pm … More 10-03-19 Day 25 Misfits are Blooming Here!!