The Soul Garden

The Soul Garden

Hosted by: Georgina Langdale - Centre for Nature Connection

Hosted by Georgina Langdale - alchemist, plant whisperer, founder of the Centre for Nature Connection and creator of The Natural Carer training for care at the End of Life. The Soul Garden is where where we get to...

Episodes

Touching Oneness with guest Jackie Butler

Season #1

Jackie Butler is a Biodynamic Cranial Sacral therapist based in Richmond in the Tasman district of New Zealand. I first met Jackie when she enrolled as a student in the Natural Carer end of life care programme I run...
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Plant Essences as Bridge Builders

Season #1

Do you find yourself sometimes wishing that you could connect into something bigger, into nature to help you feel grounded or to help you through the tough stuff? In this episode of the Soul Garden we are going to...
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How a business coach can help your dream

Season #1

Setting up your own business can be incredibly exciting, rewarding and stimulating – but it can also be hard! I learned two things (possibly the hard way!) in pursuing my dream of creating Archeus and the Centre for...
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Circle of Life with guest Joanna Huriwai

Season #1

This week’s guest is Joanna Huriwai. Joanna is many things including: mother, friend, nurse, sister, midwife, rabble rouser and druid. In this episode Joanna and I explore things that bring meaning and comfort to our...
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Meditation for the Animals we Love

Season #1

How can we help our much loved pets as their end draws near? The bond between our animals can be so, so strong and so when the time comes that they are dying we want to be able to do all we can to support them through...
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Dr. Tess Moeke Maxwell - Caring for Māori at the End of Life

In this episode of the The Soul Garden, Georgina Langdale is joined by Dr. Tess Moeke-Maxwell to discuss work being done to support Māori whānau (families) to provide care to adults and kaumātua (older people) at end...
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Conscious Dying in a Death-phobic society

‘Conscious dying’ is a term that is starting to weave its way into the zeitgeist but what does it actually mean? Like hospice staff and palliative care providers, increasingly I’m also being asked that question.In...
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Lessons from the Bedside

Being at the bedside as someone we love is dying is painful, and heartbreaking, and profound. So to be honest, when it gets to this moment, we need all the help we can get, yet so many people are so afraid to talk...
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Thomas Moore - Soul Therapy and the art of meaningful conversations at the end of life

In this episode of the Soul Garden I am joined by Thomas Moore, bestselling author, psychotherapist, former monk, and musician. Known for his international bestseller Care of the Soul, I first discovered the magic...
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Conversation with a Funeral Director

In this episode of the Soul Garden, Georgina Langdale is joined by third generation funeral director, Terry Longley in a warm, thoughtful and informative discussion on what happens after someone dies. Statistics say...
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Watching for things said without words

Episode #5

 My name is Georgina Langdale and increasingly my work centres around providing care, support and training for end-of-life care.As we care for people, how deeply are we observing them? Digging beneath the diagnosis to...
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Ep.4 Rob McGowan - when the land is well, we are well

Season #1 Episode #4

Rob McGowan, or Pa Ropata as he is also known, is one of this country’s national living treasures. He has loved plants ever since he was old enough to grab one in his tiny fist. His fascination grew when he was given...
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