Category Archive for "Motivation & Change"

Psychotherapy Anyone?

  For the last few years, life coaching has been my primary preoccupation. I have had great experiences with my clients, colleagues, and readers of this blog. The issues we focused on with many of my clients were often practical

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Life Skills Checklist – Is It What You Expected?

  People who are very familiar with what I do have occasionally referred to me as a “Life Skills” Coach. This piques my interest, as I thought that it is a school counselor’s job to teach life skills. I am

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Does Maturity Follow When Fantasizing Stops?

 What we have been taught lasts until we are in our late tweens, twenties or even thirties for some. After that, you are on your own. And the worst thing is that, as much as we try, we are no

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Here’s What You Need to Know About True Grit Resilience!

 Any type of rewarding accomplishment is naturally challenging. It takes substantial initiative as well as sacrifice, sometimes over a considerable amount of time. In essence, it takes true grit resilience, as in this post I wrote a while back. I have

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Affection Do’s and Don’ts

“The beauty and mystery of this world only emerges through affection, attention, interest and compassion. . . open your eyes wide and actually see this world by attending to its colors, details and irony.” ― Orhan Pamuk, My Name is Red.  Affection is

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