Monthly Archives: March 2014

Counselling as effective as CBT for ‘depression’: Research evidence Thank you, Carol Wolter-Gustafson, Jo Hilton and The Society for Humanistic Psychology, Division 32’s Facebook page for this link. Click on the title to go to Carol’s post. Or here is … Continue reading

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Jennifer Michael Hecht on Suicide Thank you Monica Cassani and Beyond Meds for this post. Click on the title for Monica’s post, which leads with a fascinating ‘On Being’ interview with Jennifer Michael Hecht on this subject, in relation to … Continue reading

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Viktor Frankl: The last human freedom

“Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms—to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.” Viktor E. Frankl, Man’s Search for Meaning Blogged by Palace … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Gilbert talking about ‘Eat, Pray, Love’ for Borders

A lot of wisdom in return for the 5 minutes it takes to watch the clip…. And a useful question:- ‘What really are you here to do, and what is stopping you doing it?’ Palace Gate Counselling Service

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Palace Gate Counselling Service, the BACP & the regulation debate

Palace Gate Counselling Service is essentially a community of volunteers, working collaboratively to offer an according-to-means/not-for-profit service providing person-centred talking therapy. Everyone working with us chooses to volunteer at least half a day’s time. Our therapists have diverse day jobs … Continue reading

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Ione Rucquoi: Sanctae – A Portrait of Secular Saints by Milica Lewis Click on the title to follow the link for a post about this exhibition at the Royal West Academy of England in Bristol. With thanks to Milica Lewis, … Continue reading

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John O’Donohue: Anam Cara & Love

From John O’Donohue, Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom ““You are like nobody since I love you” Pablo Neruda This art of love discloses the special and sacred identity of the other person. Love is the only light that … Continue reading

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Karen Drucker: Gentle with myself, with images by Robyn Nola

Beautiful.

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David Whyte on ‘Hiding’ Click on the title for the full excerpt on Facebook. Subtle, complex, perceptive words from David Whyte’s essay on ‘Hiding’, in his forthcoming book of essays: CONSOLATIONS: The Solace, Nourishment and Underlying Meaning of Everyday Words. Any therapist … Continue reading

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Mad Rad Crisis Intervention Team Training: psych survivors train sheriff deputies – Faith Rhyne Click on the title to go to the post on Beyond Meds. Thank you, Monica Cassani, for this powerful piece from Faith Rhyne. This is the … Continue reading

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