Offer folks accessible, holistic, nurturing, and empowering non-medical care, support, facilitation, guidance, all-options counseling, education, information, and advocacy throughout the threshold of life transitions.
Honor folks unique strengths, boundaries, preferences, intuition, language, lived experiences, identities and their intersections, family structure, knowledge, rituals, cultural traditions, beliefs and practices.
Foster a safe(r) space for folks to process feelings and experiences; while encouraging the practice of radical self-love, self-care, self-advocacy, boundary-setting, and harm reduction practices.
Support survivors, folks navigating abuse, loss, and trauma, folks currently using self-harm as a coping mechanism and(or) in recovery, as well as folks managing chronic health conditions, diseases, infections, and toxins.
Nurture a radical, collaborative, trauma-informed, healing-centered and community-based practice while advocating for accessibility, equity, inclusivity, and justice with an intersectional lens.
Eradicate the culture of fear, shame, stigma, and guilt.
Bring a calming, protective and grounding energy to a room.
Use gender neutral and gender affirming language.
Decolonize, dismantle white supremacy and ablism.