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Reinventing Yourself

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Reinventing Yourself

When you discover that you are riding a dead horse, the best strategy is to dismount. (Dakota Indians)
A patient I saw not long ago had a sudden insight into his sadness. He realised that he was in a rut, an old rut made of bunches of behaviours that belonged in his past and were no longer useful. He recognised that he was […]

The Curious Psychology ……

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The Curious Psychology of Trying to Change Someone Else’s Mind

It’s an interesting dilemma that there are times when it is important to speak up against wrongs, about destructive words and behaviours: racism, discrimination, misogamy, bullying. This takes courage, an ability to overcome our instinctive fear of conflict.
But there are other times when our desire to be right is destructive […]

Give A Dopamine Hit a Day

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Give A Dopamine Hit a Day

Whether you like it or not, you have some sort of impact whenever you interact with other people. On the ‘having an impact’ scale, it will range from highly positive to highly negative. I have a suspicion that the middle bit of the scale, ‘no impact at all’, probably doesn’t exist.

For, the more narcissistic, the more insecure and the obsessive selfie, members of the species impact may have personal implications. However, there are some rather more far reaching effects of impact. These are things […] Read more

Are You a Boiling Frog?

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Practical Psychology for Everyday Life – A series of short books about managing life dilemmas: Read more