Text Book Release Date: August 1, 2019

Topics featured in this book include: Common threats to healthy brain development. The neurobiology of trauma. Applying trauma-informed practices and approaches. Cannabis and its impact on the brain. Labeling theory and implicit bias. Exploring the connection between fear and trauma. Rehabilitation versus habilitation. Managing stress through mindfulness. https://www.springer.com/gp/book/9783030192075

Capuia Foundation Fundraising Gala

You’re Cordially Invited: The Capuia Foundation through its clinic, Centro Medico bom Samaritano, has been busy at work. We want to thank each of you for helping us to help a country heal. Your giving has allowed us to accomplish the following in 2018: 1) Purchase a chemistry analyzer – a machine that allows us to do labs on site 2) Host a media/marketing delegation in Angola, Africa so that the Foundation can be more Read more…

Importance of light

“If you want light to come into your life, you need to stand where it is shining.” – Guy Finley I desire to live a full, healthy life. This often requires minimizing negativity and negative energy. If you feel physically drained after leaving certain environments or certain individuals, re-evaluation of where and with whom you spend your time is warranted.  If every time you go to a person in excitement and the only thing they Read more…

Angola

My family and I (#TheCapuiaFoundation) are preparing to travel to Angola, Africa in the next two weeks to check on our primary care clinic and deliver a chemistry analyzer (which will allow us to run labs on site). We are so incredibly honored to serve the beautiful, vibrant people of Angola. Thank you to everyone who has supported our global effort through The Capuia Foundation. We will post daily when we arrive as if you Read more…

Celebrate Trade Oregon

Celebrate Trade Oregon Video

My family and I (#TheCapuiaFoundation) are preparing to travel to Angola, Africa in the next two weeks to check on our primary care clinic and deliver a chemistry analyzer (which will allow us to run labs on site). We are so incredibly honored to serve the beautiful, vibrant people of Angola.

Thank you to everyone who has supported our global effort through The Capuia Foundation. We will post daily when we arrive as if you are all on the trip with us.

The Oregon Consular Corps honored our work two months ago, if you have a moment and wish to learn a bit more about what we do, please watch the attached video. Thank you again Oregon Consular Corps and everyone who has supported our endeavors thus far.

#GlobalServant

#InternationalLeader
#TheCapuiaFoundation

– Dr. AMC

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Suffering and Struggling

Who told you that you should never suffer/struggle? There is a very clear role for suffering and struggling in life. Most people think that the purpose of life is to avoid suffering and struggle, but when we do this, we miss out on the opportunity for inevitable growth of character and deepening of purpose/calling. I’ve learned to embrace suffering and see it as a part of life’s continuum to greatness/success. Langston Hughes said it best Read more…