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Monthly Archives: October 2010

Meditating on the Move

Meditation has widely been shown to reduce stress, clear the mind, relax the body. Meditation obviously has many health benefits, both mental and physical. But who has time? And for us Type A’s with ADHD, sitting still is a challenge (though no doubt with many advantages). But what is meditation? One definition is “the practice […]

Small Secrets

I find that many people subscribe to some version of the “big secret” theory of life, also known by its variants “the lottery” theory and “when my ship comes in.” The big secret theory is that there is some special talisman, some powerful mystery that once unraveled holds the key to life. Some key that […]

Feedforward

Feedforward is in contrast to feedback. Feedback often focuses on what people have done wrong in the past. Thus it frequently engenders emotional resistance as people tend to both avoid and then reject negative information that might threaten their self-concepts or egos. Feedforward avoids resistance by focusing on what people need to do in the […]

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