Bullying isn’t confined to the playground

Bullying isn’t confined to the playground although some people still adopt playground behaviour and attitudes in the workplace. This is an extract from Kickbully.com (I have edited it slightly there are also female bullies so I’ve added female pronouns but...

The Thief of Time

The date of my last blog indicates the amount of procrastination which has gone on since then. Why haven’t I written anything in my blog since? A good question – laziness, fear of success, fear of failure, boredom, self-sabotage, creating the opportunity to fail on my...

Relationships

This is a time of year when relationships can get strained. It can happen for a variety of reasons. It may be that we are thrust together as a family with the pressure that we ‘should’ be happy and joyful and we’re disappointed that it doesn’t turn out as we...

CBT superiority is a myth

What does the Government know about counselling? Is it through ignorance that it considers only one theoretical approach to be effective or are there other reasons? Joint Statement Issued by Professors Mick Cooper and Robert Elliott (both Unicersity of Strathclyde),...

New Year Resolutions

Have you broken any of your New Year resolutions yet? I haven’t! Ner ner ni ner ner! I used to make them but it became so depressing. First there were so many I could make and then there were the shoulds, musts, oughts and got tos which are so parental and non-pc...