The Concept of Acceptance by Dr. Durland

The Concept of Acceptance by Dr. Durland

As I was walking last weekend, the concept of acceptance came to my mind. I began to realize that acceptance of a situation (that I find conflict with) does not mean that I am excusing the situation. Acceptance of my emotion of irritability and/or anxiety only allows...
A Letter to the Ladies by Dr. Durland

A Letter to the Ladies by Dr. Durland

This weekend, I was sitting watching the sun rise and thinking about a woman’s perception of beauty. I was thinking about the differing body types and shapes and how society’s idealization of shapes and sizes has varied throughout the years. From Victoria’s Secret...
Force Plate Technology Now Available at Simple Wellness

Force Plate Technology Now Available at Simple Wellness

We are excited to announce the addition of Force Plate Technology to Simple Wellness and the Body Shop. Andrea Hudy, former Assistant Athletics Director for Sport Performance at the University of Kansas, and Dr. Samantha Durland joined forces back in 2018 to focus on...
In the Moment by Dr. Durland

In the Moment by Dr. Durland

I am just sitting here drinking my GI Blend shake and reflecting on my week. I get the honor every day of sitting and listening and talking with amazing people. I am once again inspired by my patients and how I get to be part of their journey. I got to listen to the...
Intentional Focus and Awareness by Dr. Durland

Intentional Focus and Awareness by Dr. Durland

I was taking a bit of a walk last evening and thinking about my intention and awareness. It is so easy to get distracted by what comes in front of me, and not be aware that it is my choice where to give my awareness. I look at my brain as the interface between my...
Give Your Body Some Grace by Dr. Durland

Give Your Body Some Grace by Dr. Durland

In these times, it is great to exercise and eat good…but at the same time, give your body some grace. We are human. Times are hard. Listen to your body. If it wants to walk, then walk. If it wants to go to boxing class, go to boxing class. If it is tired and...