Empowering All to Heal Thy Sacred Self Whole

Ayana Burnett, LCSW-C offers a unique approach to therapeutic healing and wellness, in order to assist you and your loved ones obtain a healthy balance of self.

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Poly-Love

Poly-Love

Some norms exist to be broken…    as to express beyond them is to be evolutionary.   Thus I AM embracing polyamory! Yes, polyamory! Allowing myself to confess the truth- that I contain too much love to limit myself to one being.  Rather, as I have taken God as my Lover, He accepts and permits none...
The In-Between Dream...

The In-Between Dream…

You know how they say” be careful what you ask for because you just might get it”?  I can’t stand it when I hear folk say this. I literally cringe inside because it feels like pressure.  For with life moving as swiftly as it does, how one can possibly always truly know what they want? ...
Message in a Rainbow...part 2

Message in a Rainbow…part 2

When one goes before the Judge in a Court of Law, there is a process.  One is summoned. One then appoints specific people to prepare a case. These individuals are all acknowledged publicly by the Court.  A case is then created to tell their story and after the Judge hears all versions of the story,...
Message in a Rainbow...part 1

Message in a Rainbow…part 1

  During this Independence Day Season, I find myself reflecting about my own ally experience.  With the legalization of gay marriage, many people on Facebook, myself included, have dressed up their profile picture with the rainbow. Likewise, many people have also posted comments ridiculing the trend or negating the importance of making the choice to...
The Child's Dream vs. Adult Reality

The Child’s Dream vs. Adult Reality

No one, which I know of, says “I want to be a single parent when I grow up.” Yet, how many of us grow up and find that we have become just that. No one, which I know of, says “I want to go to court for a custody battle over my child or to...
The Ineffective Apology

The Ineffective Apology

I want to speak on the ineffectiveness of “I’m sorry”.  No really!  Although we are taught to apologize, I don’t believe that I’m sorry fits the bill.  Watching, Orange is the New Black, the original Netflix series about incarcerated women (If you have seen it, you understand it is a little odd but compelling.  If...