clinical psychology / life stuff / Secret Garden

Kicking Goals – What even is your “potential”?

I keep reinforcing a message to myself over the past year or so that it’s really important to self-evaluate a lot, and lay off the nitpicking self-criticism I’ve been doing my whole life (which was very much a learned habit from early childhood onwards) to actually look for the things I do well. You can’t … Continue reading

clinical psychology / Secret Garden / social psychology / Sociology / Uncategorized

Work “in Disability”

A conversation with a ridiculously inspiring leader in Australian vocational disability training yesterday really reinforced my own beliefs that the conversation is far from over between the people I work for and the society who still doesn’t understand them. I think, however, that most of that general population really wants to. And I think that … Continue reading