OMDENKEN SEMINAR
Insight, laughter, and inspiration! Want to learn more about Omdenken – The Dutch Art of Flip-Thinking? Then we have a great event coming up especially for you! On Thursday, November ...
How to make stress your friend
How you think about stress matters Psychologist Kelly McGonigal is devoted to finding out how people can have a happy and healthy life. For years she was telling her patients and friends to create a life without stress. Avoid stress. ...
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Money problems
Money problems, an issue that probably everybody has or had in some stage of their life. We love it and hate it. Money often leads to happy things, but just as often does it lead to negative situations such as ...
THE POWER OF WORDS
The following Omdenken story tells the life story of a Dutch young poet originating from the island of Curaçao who is diagnosed with dyslexia. Dyslectic people are often perceived as ‘unintelligent’ or ...
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Body Acceptance
It seems there are less and less people to find who are perfectly happy with their current state of body. Women want to be thinner and have a bigger butt. Men want to be more muscular and have a perfect six pack. ...
Rethinking Homework
The effect of homework For decades students are given homework. But for what reason? Scientific studies on the academic effects of homework offer surprising results. At elementary school, the research found no benefit to ...
How to deal with negative people Do you have a partner or kid that clearly isn’t a morning person? Do you then salute him or her with "Good Morning Sunshine" in the hope to change their mood. But is all you are getting as ...
Sunslide
Kids love to play and kids love to go to the beach. Especially when the sun is out! But as we all know, the sun has its downsides too as it can have very harmful effects to everyone's skin. Therefore, it is very important to always put on ...
El Salvador
A National Tragedy: for the first time in 32 YEARS Holland will NOT participate in the European Championship. BLIK Film made a beautiful short film to bring salvation to the "poor" ...