Here’s a poem I wrote about it: Hope’s Despair: The Lineage of Lack At first there was: A belief in LACK And that belief begat DOUBT And DOUBT begat HOPE. For how else to come up for air?! But then HOPE begat FUTURE-FOCUS And FUTURE-FOCUS begat EXPECTATION And EXPECTATION begat PAIN And PAIN begat ANXIETY… Read More
“Pain stems from the gap between expectations and reality. When the expectations genuinely change, the opportunity for freedom from pain appears.” Authenticity, intimacy and inspiring ‘real’ men – article from Psychotherapy in Australia, Feb 2014 edition – by DAVID B. WEXLER This applies to either long-term release from pain or moment-to-moment release from pain. The choice is… Read More
I had a wonderful day today giving a workshop on Coping with Feelings. I thought I’d share with you a little of what I presented. Enjoy!
NPS MedicineWise is an independent, evidence-based and not-for-profit government funded organisation that provides “tools and information about medicines, health conditions and medical tests”. A major aspect of their work involves educating GPs with the latest evidenced-based information. NPS MedicineWise Depression program… Their website lists the Key Messages of this program: The NPS program Depression — challenges in… Read More
Once upon a time, vaccinations and medications were created with integrity and purpose – to combat the effect of debilitating diseases. Now, the sciences of statistics and mathematics – sciences close to my heart – are being used to distort the truth – to scare people – into medical compliance – either for vaccination or… Read More