Connor Dean is a 17 year old actor and competitive tennis player. He was born in Florida and lived there until he was about 7 years old then he moved to Los Angeles with his parents and his older brother. He went to a hybrid homeschool in which most of his school is online but takes 2 classes at the high school. He is the captain of his Varsity tennis team, if they have a season this year!

PositiveVibes Magazine: How did you begin your acting career?

CD: My brother is an actor and I always had to ride to…


Art has always been an expression of self. Looking to help those suffering mental health issues, it should come as no surprise that art has become a therapeutic tool. Art therapy has helped all generations develop their creative side while exploring what ails them. Utilizing creative processes also helps those looking to enhance their well-being, self-confidence and social skills. Going beyond just coloring between the lines, art therapy offers something for everyone, in good times and bad.

According to the American Art Therapy Association, “art therapy is an integrative mental health and human services profession that enriches the lives of…


My mom always read the last few lines of the novel, because she wanted to know the ending. And when she passed it was not the end, but only her beginning. So, it may seem bizarre that she has this power or maybe it’s my reflection, and interpretation of life that may be skewed. Since life and death are a continuum of time with no pause button, our innermost secrets and thoughts continue to be the most vulnerable, for they are narrated by us.

Validating oneself is an integral part of self love and forgiveness. Remembrance of others is a…


Artist, musician, model and fashion designer, AnthonyJSenseI does it all and doesn’t believe in limiting his creativity to one form. Originally from Birmingham, Alabama, Anthony was exposed to music at an early age through his family’s involvement in their community’s church. Coming from a father who is a pastor, Anthony began to explore creative expression through music by singing in church when he was younger. To this day, his background in Gospel music coupled with his own spirituality, has influenced his style of music across all genres from Pop to Rap to Hip-Hop.

When it comes to his music, Anthony…


Humans Are Music and We Play with our Souls: Exploring the Life of Music Therapy with Suzanne Hanser

This episode of the World of Positivists from the PositiveVibes Magazine is all about the world of Music Therapy and how it positively impacts our bodies, minds, and souls. We had the opportunity to interview Dr. Suzanne B. Hanser.

Dr. Suzanne B. Hanser founded the Music Therapy Department at Berklee College of Music, where she currently serves as Chair Emerita and Professor. Dr. Hanser is currently president of the International Association for Music & Medicine, and past president of the World Federation…


GOING ON AN ADVENTURE WITH POSITIVE MAGICK AND STRIVING FOR A POSITIVE LIFE~ AN INTERVIEW WITH THE “GOOD WITCH” PATTI NEGRI

In the Hollywood Hills lives Patti Negri, a whimsical, positivity-filled woman that sees the good in everyone and everything. She lives with her drummer husband, the ghosts of a French artist named Adrienne and her dead Dachshund, a haunted doll, and a living cat, all of which culminates to show just how interesting her life is. Once dabbling in the world of acting, singing, and dancing, and after owning her own production company, she now gives her full time to the spirit world. Patti’s private clients, which she sees one-on-one for readings, are now done over Zoom due to the…


This phrase, now part of hundreds of clients’ daily mantra, has long been Shauna Bates’s response to the hardships life has thrown her. After losing her only daughter to a rare disease, Shauna became a life coach based in Northern Ireland and discovered her reason. She reaches thousands of people through social media and zoom, to help others through and past the most challenging times.

“I get amazing results with clients,” Shauna said. “Helping people move from just coping and surviving, to living and thriving. And I feel like a huge part of it is Rhiannon’s Legacy.”

Before Rhiannon came…

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