Evan on January 16th, 2009

I have a guest post on the Philosophy, Psychology and Real Life blog. It is called After Therapy, Style. It asks the question of what happens once we have faced and resolved our past traumas and inappropriate habits and decisions. Is it then just up to us and does counselling have nothing more to offer? […]

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Evan on January 13th, 2009

I have a guest post on Psychology, Philosophy and Real Life. It is mostly about Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. It is called On the Variety of Human Needs. I doubt that putting our needs in a hierarchy is either helpful or accurate – though the list of needs I think may still be very valuable. […]

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Evan on January 13th, 2009

I have a guest post on the Philosophy, Psychology and Real Life blog. It is about whether we need more motivation. Usually I don’t think we do. I think it is a big issue – most of the advice in self-improvement is to increase our motivation. Here’s the link. Bookmark It Hide Sites

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Evan on January 10th, 2009

I have a guest post on Psychology, Philosophy and Real Life. It is called Open and Close and is about whether we can stay open to experience while looking after ourselves (being closed to the bad stuff). I hope you like it. Bookmark It Hide Sites

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Image by auspices Edward de Bono has authored a small library of books demonstrating that our brain functions by spotting patterns. (He sets out the theoretical base in Mechanism of Mind.) One implication of this is that we tend to spot the same patterns – so we need, on occasion, to deliberately look for what […]

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Evan on January 1st, 2009

Image by Gene Hunt It’s New Year’s Day here in the land of Oz (Australia). So I thought I’d tell you a bit about my plans for the year ahead. My new adventure this year will mostly be about my email course (Living Authentically) and a website to support it (not quite ready at the […]

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