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Depression – the black dog

Depression – the black dog

    Depression – the black dog Depression is sometimes referred to as the “black dog” and I wanted to share a very good video clip on this subject. It explains depression well and shows just how debilitating it can be for someone who is […]

Compatible partners

Compatible partners

How compatible do you think you are with your partner? It’s not rocket science and more often than not, people know deep down whether they are compatible. Even people who aren’t compatible can make it work although their relationship will have far more ups and […]

Staying strong within

Staying strong within

I love the quote by Eleanor Roosevelt: “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent”. It’s a quote that I often repeat to myself, especially when others try to undermine me and try to belittle my abilities. Sadly, it often comes from other […]

Good little body

Good little body

I decided to write this post to show you a good example of reframing. The clinical term for this is “cognitive restructuring” and it involves adapting our thoughts in order to make them work for us rather than against us. We can choose what we […]