addiction

How to be Amazing!

Posted on: 19th August 2015

Low self-esteem is sadly far more common than we often realise. It is the main reason why so many people struggle to accept that they are already amazing. They just don’t really believe it. Everyday I see clients for whom low self esteem lies at the root of their troubles. I am not saying that...
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The Unsayable.

Posted on: 21st May 2015

“The unconscious, with its own quirky associative logic, insists on knowing the truth, even if the truth is a shocking and costly retrospective that crosses generations” –  The Unsayable: The Hidden Language of Trauma by Annie Rogers In her twenty years as a clinical psychologist, Annie Rogers has learned to understand the silent language of girls...
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Nazi war criminal’s black granddaughter, a hidden family past.

Posted on: 10th March 2015

Jennifer Teege is the granddaughter of Amon Goeth, the notorious Nazi commandant of Plaszow concentration camp depicted in Steven Spielberg’s ‘Schindler’s List’. Yet it was entirely by chance that she discovered this truth. A chance visit to a library looking for information on how to cope with the depression she was suffering set in motion...
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Addiction.

Posted on: 28th February 2015

In this TED talk ‘The Power of Addiction and The Addiction of Power’ Gabor Mate discusses addiction challenging the typical thinking around this issue. He searches deeply for the roots and the wisdom of any addiction, arguing that we shouldn’t be asking ‘Why the addiction?’ – we should be asking ‘Why the pain?’  [youtube=http://youtu.be/66cYcSak6nE]
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