Core beliefs trump medication

Often with anxiety, I see a significant amount of somatisation. That is, the manifestation of mental and psychological agitation through physical symptoms. I’ve seen clients with twitching eyelids, jerking arms, paralysed swallow reflex, nodding head, severe vertigo, limb paralysis, catatonia, parasympathetic mutism, ‘frozen’ tongue, chronic nausea… and a host of other greater or lesser physicalContinue reading “Core beliefs trump medication”

Narcissistic Parenting

Liz Ryan is an outlier in the Human Resources field. On any given day, she’s trumpeting the virtues of putting a human face to the corporate world. Her jargon espouses the concept that “human beings are the workplace” and the environment should reflect. Quite often, as happened  yesterday, there will be another post with anContinue reading “Narcissistic Parenting”

The Reality of Anxiety

Carlos Whittaker is new to me – a blogger I was introduced to a few months back by another of my fave peeps who also follows his blog, RagamuffinSoul. Carlos is a “faither” honest, sometimes raw, but seems (so far) to be authentic. The kind of person whose self comes through the words in every post.Continue reading “The Reality of Anxiety”