Archive for November, 2010

November 30

November, Thoughts for….

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30. Boredom is the feeling that everything is a waste of time; serenity, that nothing is. Thomas Szasz

29. There is no such thing as gratitude unexpressed. If it is unexpressed, it is plain, old-fashioned ingratitude. Robert Brault

Figured we’d at least start the week off continuing the theme of gratitude.

28. If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, “thank you,” that would suffice. Meister Eckhart

27. He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has. Epictetus

26. The only people with whom you should try to get even are those …

November 24

Why Thanksgiving Should Be Moved To March

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This is my most recent article for Psychology Today. Just Click to see it!

November 11

What Recovering Alcoholics Can Teach Us About Happiness

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This is my second article for psychology today. Please give it a look. (just click second article, or here!)

November 2

What the Bleep Do We Know

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At the insistence of a client (and her lending me the video) I watched “What the Bleep Do We Know” tonight (now last night). It marries the theories of quantum physics with neurobiology and spirituality as well as some psychology. The movie contains interviews with scientists in various areas with some animation and cinematography as well as dramatic scenes starring Marlee Matlin. The theme of this movie is our interconnectedness and the unknown reality that lies underneath the reality we perceive. In addition to these themes is the importance of the messages we send ourselves and the part they play in the …

November 1

My Psychology Today Article

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Having Sex? Here is Your Chance at Enlightenment

November 1

Research Announcement

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Partners of Substance Abusers In Early Recovery Needed for Research Study

“A one day workshop for the partners of substance abusers
in early recovery using outsider-witness practices”

What the research is about?
This research study from Nova Southeastern University investigates a one day workshop using outsider-witness practices with partners of substance abusers in early recovery.

Participant criteria?
You must be:
• 21 or over
• In a relationship with a substance abuser in early recovery or may be currently separated but interested in reuniting with your partner.
• Willing to participate in conversations with others and be interviewed in a group setting
• Willing to participate in a 30 minute audio recorded interview at the end workshop

Compensation?
A free lunch will be provided midday during the workshop

Time Commitment?
One day

More Information?
Contact Principal Investigator, Limor Ast, M.S.
E-mail: …