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Approaches to Empathy.

Approaches to Empathy.

Approaches to Empathy   All of us, at one point or another in our lives, will experience the emotions of empathy, whether it is giving or receiving.  It does not matter if you are in the helping relationships profession or not, the need for human empathy exists...

How to Spot Your Emotional Triggers.

How to Spot Your Emotional Triggers.

Learning your Emotional Red Flags is a Way to Boost your Emotional Intelligence. Have you noticed how certain topics evoke in you a variety of emotions? Mainly unpleasant ones. Some might make you angry or envious. Guilty or sad. Or, unlike your friends or close ones,...

Flying Monkeys – The Narcissist’s Weapon.

Flying Monkeys – The Narcissist’s Weapon.

Unicorns, mermaids, and flying monkeys - all seemingly fictional things that have no applicability or relevance to real life, or, so we’ve been told. Though unicorns and mermaids may have staked their claim in the fictional world, flying monkeys are very real, just...

Heroes, Bullies, and Taking a Seat.

Heroes, Bullies, and Taking a Seat.

Combating Bullying Starts in The Family.   Ten years ago, my daughter’s friend was bullied on the playground. It started out as a joke, a quirky game. As the “game” progressed, maybe some kids still thought it was a joke. But the “joke” culminated with this child...