Somatisation and the Wounded Soul

Aches and pains are a normal if unpleasant part of life and we learn from birth to deal with it.  Our earliest environment provides the model of response that we will use for most of our life in regard to ill health.   Health however does not exist in a vacuum, it often if not always, is an expression of a whole state of being: a physical state of health is also the barometer of psychological wellbeing and the latter is, generally speaking, the best defence against ill health.  I contend however, to go further than that. The premise here places […]

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Some articles from Australia Counselling Community

60+ Relationship Intimacy Tips From 20 Therapists Read more>>   Brené Brown on Vulnerability, Shame and Perfectionism. Read more>> REWIND: A New Method to Quickly and Safely Treat PTSD. Bridgette Safrana shares a great resource. Read more>> Women Body Food & Soul. Jodie Gale asks for some social love. Read more>> Depersonalisation Disorder: the Condition You’ve Never Heard of that Affects Millions. Read more>> 9 1/2 ways to get the most out of therapy. Read more>> One Survival Mechanism That Can Be Harmful To Our Clients. Check out this free video series from Ron Siegel PsyD. Read more>> Eight Hours […]

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