Paul Kiger

New Year, New You: Why Our New Year’s Goals Fail And What We Can Do About It

By Paul Kiger / January 30, 2020 / 0 Comments

5 Minute Read As we enter a new year most of us think about the last year; the good, the bad, and the ugly. And then we stop, take a deep breath, and begin to think about what the new year has in store. We make big, lofty goals and talk about how we are…

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Thirty, Flirty, and Divorced – How Digital Media is Affecting Relationships Among Millennials in the Age of Social Media and What We Can Do About It

By Paul Kiger / September 27, 2019 / 1 Comment

5 minute read As millennials begin to approach middle adulthood, many are enjoying the benefits that come with it including more stable friendships, jobs/income, increased self-awareness and a better sense of who they are. However, they are now also beginning to experience something that profoundly affected many of them when they were children, divorce.  The…

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Self-Care in the Scene: The Changing Face of Self-Care in the Music Industry

By Paul Kiger / July 12, 2019 / 0 Comments

A bubble bath and a glass of red wine. This is what we typically think or hear when we talk about self-care, which has become a huge buzz word in the last few years.  The concept of self-care has become more popular but there is still a large misunderstanding of what self-care is and how…

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On Tour with Obi Wan Kenobi, Mindfulness for Musicians

By Paul Kiger / May 3, 2019 / 0 Comments

Mindfulness. Some misconstrue it for meditation or something where you sit quietly for an hour. Well yes, but no. Mindfulness means being present in the moment. We are more un-mindful now than any other time in human history. We have technology to thank for that. One might think this is leading into an article all…

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Setting the Scene for Success: Mental Health Care for Musicians

By Paul Kiger / March 29, 2019 / 0 Comments

“There are wounds that never show on the body that are deeper and more hurtful than anything that bleeds.”  – Laurell K. Hamilton, Mistral’s Kiss Why is addiction, destructive behavior and early-death synonymous with Music and the Performing Arts? Is it a given that the most talented will be the most tortured, and that their…

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