Navigating Dual Relationships

What’s it like to be a therapist? Sometimes it means running into our clients when we are at Mass, shopping, or trying to enroll our kids in school! This is doubly complicated for Catholic clinicians as we often live and work with the very population we are serving. Join me and Christine Wisdom as we navigate the world of dual relationships. “Christine Wisdom MS. LPC is a Licensed Professional Counselor, pastoral counselor and owner of Wisdom Integrative Counseling, PLLC, a small private practice in Huntersville, NC. Christine is a therapist, speaker, retreat leader, aspiring author, wife and mother of 2 … Continue reading Navigating Dual Relationships

Big 5 Aspect Scale

In today’s show I take a look at the Big 5 Aspect scale and I share with you my results from the test. The Big 5 model breaks personality into 5 traits: Openness, Conscientiousness, Extraversion, Agreeableness, and Neuroticism. I found elsewhere on the internet that these can be remembered with the acronym OCEAN. Each of these have as traits have as their parts two subtraits. For example, Openness is divided into an openness toward new ideas and an openness toward new experiences. Openness: toward ideas and toward experiences Conscientiousness: industriousness and orderliness Extraversion: enthusiasm and assertiveness Agreeableness: compassion and politeness … Continue reading Big 5 Aspect Scale