personal motivation
‘Motivation is not quite something that somebody has …. it’s more a case of what somebody does.’ Motivation To Change: Stage 1: Pre-Contemplation – Motivation is not quite something that somebody has …. it’s more a case of what somebody does. It involves giving a problem a name, finding a way to solve it and then putting the ‘change strategy’ in place and sticking with it. Article Case Example. A […]

Motivation To Change


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‘Accomplish your goals. If you have the will to go after your desires, the commitment to success and a creative imaginition about already being there, your already made it halfway on the path of success.’ Accomplish Your Goals – To accomplish your goals take a good look at yourself and think about the following things : your living environment, your career, your relationship with family and friends, what interests you have […]

Accomplish Your Goals


archetypes
‘Within the Collective Unconscious lies the source of those motifs.’t can play an important role in the individual psyche.’ The Collective Unconscious – Certain motifs called archetypes or moulds seem to be given prominence in the legends and nursery stories of world literature. It seems to be almost universal. It is often found, even today, in fantasies and dreams, in the delusions of mentally challenged patients, as well as in the hallucinations of fever patients. […]

The Collective Unconscious


reincarnation
‘Memories and reincarnation. Some people really have these type of memories that they can access. They even recalled a detailed unknown memory, and some people even spoke long forgotten languages. ‘ Memories Versus Reincarnation – Is there a connection between memories and reincarnation? It is a question that does not have a direct answer. We know that some people, for example under hypnosis, claimed that they could remember things that dates back […]

Memories Versus Reincarnation



star signs
‘The soul has its own experiences while living through the twelve zodica signs. Every zodiac sign represents a certain aspect of the growth for the soul.’ Soul Experiences Through The Zodiac Signs – The soul’s cycle starts with the zodiac sign Aries, which is the first sign of the astrology table. Every zodiac sign represents a certain aspect of the growth for the soul.  Upon completion of its journey through the twelve signs, it […]

Soul Experiences Through The Zodiac Signs


10 defense mechanisms
Minimizing - We give ourselves, and others, the impression that it is not that big deal. We also minimize the consequences of our actions. We attempt to make the problem look smaller than it actually is. Example. 'I've bumped the car.' ... but the car is a actually a write-off.

The Ten Types Of Defense Mechanisms


alcohol and society
‘Should we treat alcohol as if it were an illicit drug?’ Alcohol And The Society Today – There has been a lot of discussion in the last few years about the continuing problem of alcohol and the effect it has on society. Should we treat it as if it were an illicit drug? Some of the promoters of harsh restrictions, such as advertising bans and higher taxes, have justified their proposals with […]

Alcohol And The Society Today


future theory
‘In a theoretical future everything will be dead and humanity in extreme peril. To survive, future generations will have to find a white dwarf star and go create colonies on a belt circling this dwarf star.’ In A Theoretical Future – So, in a theoretical future that is about 3 trillion years from now the sun will be dead and earth will be thrown into a dark ice age, forever. But that’s not […]

Theoretical Future



sigmund freud two
‘The mind  can be seen as a dynamic energy system. This highly irrational behavior of neuroses is beyond the control of the person, because it is now driven by the unconscious repressed impulse.’ Psychoanalysis: Sigmund Freud: Neuroses And The Structure Of The Mind – Freud formulated his famous Tripartite Model of the structure of the mind or personality during 1923. The theory is termed ‘tripartite’ because Freud distinguished 3 elements […]

Psychoanalysis: Sigmund Freud: Neuroses And The Structure Of The Mind


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‘Freud reasoned that there is such a thing as an unconscious mental state. He persisted that the causation principle requires that such a mental state must exist.’ Psychoanalysis: Sigmund Freud:  The Theory Of The Unconscious – One could argue that Freud was the first thinker to apply definitive principles to the mental domain. It defines the often hidden mental processes that affect human behavior. Instead of treating neurotic behavior as inexplicable, […]

Psychoanalysis: Sigmund Freud: The Theory Of The Unconscious


sigmund freud one
‘Sigmund Freud is the father of psychoanalysis. Freud formed the theory that the mind is a complex energy-system.’ Psychoanalysis: Sigmund Freud: The Man – Sigmund Freud is the father of psychoanalysis. He was a physiologist, medical doctor, psychologist and influential thinker of the early twentieth century. He initially worked in close collaboration with Joseph Breuer. Freud formed the theory that the mind is a complex energy-system. He theorised that it is the […]

Psychoanalysis: Sigmund Freud: The Man


neanderthal theory
‘Evolution. We first had the Neanderthal’s, the you-come-from-an-ape theory’ . Evolution: The Ape, The Fish And The Blob – We first had the Neanderthal Theory, the you-come-from-an-ape theory. That didn’t work out well, because there was a missing link. Nobody could figure out why this particular ape could have evolved into a man and none of the other ape species. Then came the Fish Theory, the you-were-a-fish-that-crawled-onto-land theory. That also didn’t work […]

Evolution: The Ape, The Fish And The Blob