Post Traumatic Growth

You read the title correctly.  It’s not a typo.  I did not mean to say Post Traumatic Stress nor Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.  You’ve been


Brandi, one of my cyber gurus at Think Tank Designs, sent me an email encouraging me to pen a blog post on suicide.  My hand wavered

Beauty Will Save The World

“Beauty will save the world.”  This bold statement was penned by Fyodor Dostoevskh, the dynamic Russian author.  Preposterous?  Hyperbole?  A pipe dream?  Maybe, yet… Acts

Called To Evolve

“What a man can be, he must be.”  I’ve always gravitated to this quote from Abraham Maslow.  So much so that I’ve modeled much of

Emotional Gravity

As if regular gravity isn’t complex enough (even foo physicists), I had to muddy the waters by introducing what I coined as emotional gravity. Like Newtons

It Matters Not

I hear it all the time.  Personally I’ve fallen into this seductive trap.  It’s siren call can be compelling.  “She needs to change this about

To Open A Door To Close A Door

I have a tool I rarely use with clients.  I use it with great discretion as it’s so powerful.  There are advanced Neuro-linguistic Programming (NLP)

My Insurance Rant

Confidentiality is important.  Nothing good happens without it.  Clients have already experienced trust issues.  The mental health system doesn’t need to add to it.  Enter

Story Vesus Structure

More specifically, your personal life story versus how you structure your story in your mind.  Can you guess which one usually wins?  Your story – to your