Bite-sized advice and thoughts both by Andrew and passed on by him.
@deloisivete: A cooking competition where contestants make whatever they want but my husband wanders around the kitchen and stands in front of the drawer they need
How have people around you dealt with your grief? I had a wonderful conversation with @IamDavidKessler on getting past other people's ideas of what grief should be, & the ways we can find meaning in our experience of loss. https://t.co/hVIjAN7Goy #TheMeaningfuLife #grief https://t.co/29i7LExueg
“It happened a long time ago, I’ve put it behind me & I want to move forward.” Trauma doesn't just disappear, though, no matter how passionately you'd like it to go away. In this blog I explore some ideas on how to recover after #trauma. https://t.co/3kupuh6JRt @FenstarDeLuxe https://t.co/WxdXD7bWaZ
Have you ever heard it said that people marry their parents? My friend @MovePastDivorce unpacks this idea here for @GottmanInst, exploring just why we might seek to replicate our childhood in our adult relationships. https://t.co/zz7rexI795 #marriage #RelationshipAdvice https://t.co/xVo0pkNcJr
We don't "get over" loss, nor do we learn life lessons that somehow make up for losing a loved one. But we CAN explore meaning in how we survive and grieve. A great #TheMeaningfulLife conversation this week with @IamDavidKessler on the 6th stage of grief. https://t.co/NilvWNgwM5 https://t.co/mfTuSOAntk
Just booked in @georginascull for #TheMeaningfulLife podcast - so looking forward to reading this book. And loving the idea of a long and successful relationship with writing. https://t.co/LLqDLUzFL1
Thank you for sharing the blog @JoCoupleTherapy - took a look & your book sounds great, look forward to reading!
You don't eat the same food or watch the same TV as you did 20 years ago...are you still having the same sex? You'd be surprised how few couples have the skills to talk about changing their love life to suit the people they are today. https://t.co/DdwgqWAILs #RelationshipAdvice https://t.co/cCXRYjYY5a
@CarolynSpring: Due to #trauma, I spent so much of my life in 'danger mode' that I was oblivious to the world around me. On a walk one day with a friend, I noticed that she noticed EVERYTHING where I noticed NOTHING. And it made me curious. Read more: https://t.co/qud5B70G90 #therapistsconnect https://t.co/d3twOnXRNf
Do you "people-please" in your relationships? This is an excellent resource if you'd like to understand why you tend to lose yourself in relationships, or why you can't seem to set strong boundaries. https://t.co/hl3GX13Y3R @GottmanInst https://t.co/OCJ8zjUEIh
In this week's #TheMeaningfulLife podcast @StephanPoulter explains how shame holds us back, and why it's wrong to see it as a life sentence. https://t.co/umEv6XDXJb #shame https://t.co/AHvktWNtgc
'Why I hate the word "soulmate"'. But at the same time, I can see why we'd all rather like to find this flawless, effortlessly connected, passionate being who understands us completely and forgives all. https://t.co/A28NvmiYCI https://t.co/vf0tMimGOW