Posts

Showing posts from December, 2012

Music- Charles Aznavour sings Inchworm on the Muppets. I think I was about 12 years old when I first saw this clip and have been in love with it ever since.

Image

Research- "The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious " Albert Einstein. Part 1 of a fascinating 4 part series

Image

Research- 5 key insight enabling tools expressed in 2012 1.Follow your rhythm, 2.Nap if needed, 3.If overwhelmed by a problem take a breather and get back to it, 4. Ask for others opinions, 5.Approach tasks as if you are doing them to help someone else.

Image

Research- Why ancient wisdom matters in our modern world

Image

Research- In psychological terms a projection is often when one person or group projects their own anxieties onto another person or group by making assumptions on the other persons or groups responses and reactions. In other words, blaming someone else for your own stuff

Image

Music - ".....and I think to myself, what a wonderful world."

Image

Community awareness - A Canadian ballarina's battle to express her art while maintaining a healthy weight

Image

Resarch - Transforming injustice within mental health care ."Bridging the gulf between knowledge that we have and how we use that knowledge in the world." Dr Vikrim Patel

Image

Comedy- Who hasn't got a little bit of this pug in them in some way? No matter how hard you try you just can't get there but your ok with that, you do it because you love it.

Image

Community awareness- People are people all wanting love and respect.

Image

Art- People are Awesome , nuts but Awsome

Image

Research- The importance of physically discarding negative thoughts

Image
Positive thoughts transformed into a bed of flowers while negative thoughts are thrown away. 

http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/brainstorm/201212/writing-thoughts-down-can-help-quell-the-bad-keep-the-good

Comedy- I am sorry to say that I've tried to bust a couple of these moves

Image

Community awareness- Spirituality has nothing to do with organized religion and every thing to do with living your own truth while listening to, connecting and acting upon what is true.

Image

Community awareness- Creativity and mental illness are often paired together. Can we be creative without suffering?

Image

Community awareness- Terminally ill friends are the same person they were when they were your healthy friend. The difference is just that the human vessel that carries your friend on this earth is no longer able to keep going. I encourage you to please support your friend by calling them on the phone, visiting them, telling them your every day news just as you would if they were not ill. I can tell you first hand that you won't regret it. Dedicated to my friend Margaret RIP 10/7/10

Image

Art of Life With Mairead: Community awareness- Transpersonal Art Therapy is ...

Image
Art of Life With Mairead: Community awareness- Transpersonal Art Therapy is ...: Art of life with Mairead Transpersonal Art Therapist (Dip TPAT) ABN 80 647 483 237 artoflifewithmairead@gmail.com I am beginni...

Research- Art therapy is a valuable counselling tool that may connect to the mind, body, spirit but clients may experience a reduction in pain, stress and anxiety purely by engaging in artistic processes.

Image

Research- When a fear becomes a phobia

Image

Music- Black Bird, This song accompanied me and others through the streets of Melbourne on Good Friday to raise awareness of childhood sexual abuse.. Waiting for the moment to be free.

Image

Art- Sand Dancer, Peter Donnelly " I love it when the sea kisses the art and reclaims the sand back to the sea."

Image

Community awareness- Grieving for a loved one has no time frame and doesn't follow a procedure. Be there for those who are grieving after the dust has settled and support them in there ingratiation into the next chapter of their lives.

Image

Research- Exercise helps to boost mental health along with good fresh food and don't forget to drink water throughout the day

Image

Community awareness- Follow your heart and do what you truly love

Image

Research- How flight and fight serve us now that we are no longer hunter gatherers

Image

Research- The reality of expression moves, inspires and unites us

Image

Comedy- We all know some one like this male and female

Image

Music- A celtic love story - Peter Kagan and the wind

Image

Community awareness- The persuite of normality is the ultimate sacrifice of potential

Image

Research- The adolescent brain and cognitive perspective

Image

Research- Earths evolution. Video 1 gives a time laps perspective for video 2+3. A-MAZ-ZZZING

Image
Image

Comedy- Giggle time. A baby and a dog having a chat. I wonder what they are saying?

Image

Music: Geoffry Gurramul- I was privialaged to be in the audiance at one of his performances. 1 hr. of goosebumps. Buaetiful

Image

Research: What is Deja vu? There a couple of other 'Vu' phenomenon that I have experienced but didn't know they had a name.

Image

Research: Mainstream Medical practitioners are beginning to incorporate Art Therapy into their practice and are witnessing wonderful results.

Image