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
How do I live my life day to day? What rules do I follow? What habits have I built? From the earliest days of the Church men and women wishing to imitate Christ have made use of a Rule of Life. Many of these are still in use today by religious orders. On todays show I talk about how to build a Personal Rule of Life. Sign up for our upcoming course on How to Build a Rule of Life Continue reading A Rule of Life
Who is God to you? What is the relationship between Revelation, Tradition, and my own spiritual life? How do I begin to build a relationship with God? Join me today as I consider all these questions on the Color of Thought Podcast. Continue reading Who is God to You?
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