Category Archives for Personal Development

The Purpose of Crisis Intervention

Treating a person in a crisis involves implementing short-term goals to resolve the situation as quickly as possible. It is very important for both the individual and the family to return to normalcy. In addition, helping the individual learn and utilize coping skills going forward is vital. To effectively treat an individual in a crisis […]

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Understanding Personality

What is personality? Personality, in its simplest definition, refers to the overall characterization of an individual-including both positive and negative, made evident by different circumstances in a person’s life. Personality encapsulates the different traits that people perceive in an individual. Personality isn’t something that you’re just born with. While some traits may be present at […]

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It’s Time To Rethink Leadership Development: Building Momentum For A Leadership Culture

Leadership excellence is fundamental to the health and performance of an organisation. Leadership development, however, in most cases is a costly affair. It therefore warrants careful consideration of what organisations hope to achieve when they invest in leadership development. If the point of departure is to help people excel as highly competent individuals, then the […]

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Mind, Body, Spirit Healing–Putting It into Practice

Modern Medicine promotes the belief that health and wellness is a crap shoot, genetically driven and at best, pure luck. If the roll of the dice isn’t in your favor or your genetic make-up has been doomed six generations back, or luck runs out, Modern Medicine has a magic pill, chemical bomb or simply cutting […]

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Understanding Words – An End to Conflicts and Anger

Words are our main form of communication. Words have the greatest power to make us happy or sad, aggravated or elated. How can something that has no actual material reality have such a powerful effect over us emotionally and physically? Here is a very old thought that gives an idea of how we can release […]

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Harnessing the Phenomenal Power of the Human Mind

The human race has an exceptional phenomenal power of the human mind. When it is properly used, you will achieve greater heights in your life. Harnessing this great ability of the human mind will provide its full potential, and you will be brighter and smarter in every endeavor that you are going to take or […]

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Traditional Intelligence Versus Emotional Intelligence

When I was at school intelligence was measured by the mark you achieved in a history test or a maths test. Some classmates were super intelligent and they did not seem to have to work at anything. But there are times when I meet exceptionally clever people who seem scatterbrained and slightly eccentric. As I […]

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