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
… and the fire that breaks from thee then, a billionTimes told lovelier, more dangerous… – Gerard Manley Hopkins Continue reading How to Pray
A collection of thoughts about suffering at the hour of our death. Continue reading How to think about Dying?
How do I change? Change requires a knowledge of the end and the and the means to that end. Join me as I consider this and digress about treating grief and loss! Continue reading How do I Change?
How do I learn to see people as children of God? How will this help my daily life? How will this help me as a therapist? Continue reading How do I learn to see people as Children of God?
Ever wonder what it’s like for a therapist to work with couples? How about what it’s like for a single man to help married people?! Join me as I take a personal look at these questions and consider them in light of my prayer life and what it means for single people to imitate God’s creative action. Continue reading Couples, God, and Bachelors
Ever experience insomnia as part of your depression? Find out today how this symptom relates the rest of your depression. Continue reading Insomnia
How do we as Catholics approach the study of psychology? What does Aristotle teach us about treating trauma? Join me and Dr Kevin Kilkawly as we talk about these questions and much more. Resources: Dr Kilkawly can be found at his website Continue reading Dr Kevin Kilkawly
What is the relationship between society and behavior? How do examples shape our actions? Albert Bandera begins to answer these questions. Resources: Here is a complete list of Albert Bandera’s writings Continue reading Albert Bandera
What do we mean when we say the agent intellect generates an intelligible species? Do all people have an agent intellect or is there a common one for the species? Find out the answer to these questions and more in today’s episode. Continue reading Agent Intellect for the Species