Butler Institute's staff are leading experts in child welfare, behavioral health, early childhood, tribal initiatives and coaching! Explore new ideas from research and practice by visiting our staff blogs below.
An overarching goal can be daunting and lead to difficulty when deciding where to start. Butler Institute for Families'Christa Doty reflects on how breaking up your goal into "hops" can lead to triumph and the feeling of joy in your accomplishment - one hop at a time!
A good coach can make sure your "doing" is aligned with your "being." Butler Institute for Families'Kavitha Kailasam discusses the approaching holiday season and how good coaching skills can help her turn the chaos into energy that nurtures her.
Trauma-informed coaching can help you make decisions based on resiliency! Butler Institute for Families'Sommer Purdom writes about how trauma-informed coaching allows her to empower individuals by giving choice and agency in each interaction.