Why critical thinking is a 21st-century essential

In this age of information overload, the ability to think critically is vital. Train yourself to think critically by adopting the following habits.

Published: June 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

Should you switch to a degree in psychology? Take this 5-step test

You’re altruistic and empathetic, and have long held an interest in what makes people tick. If this sounds like you, perhaps psychology is your true calling. Here are five essential steps for deciding whether or not you should switch to a degree in psychology.

Published: June 4, 2019 / 2 Comments

Connecting to the new world of learning

Johannesburg-based life coach, Penny Castle, discovered new ways of learning which helped her during her son’s battle with cancer.

Published: May 28, 2019 / 0 Comments

How to improve your listening skills

We spend roughly 60% of our communication time listening, yet research suggests that we retain as little as 25% of what we hear. In our louder and louder world, we seem to have lost of the art of listening. Is it possible to re-tune our ears for conscious listening?

Published: May 22, 2019 / 0 Comments

Changing lives by healing the Inner-Child

Inner-Child awareness is such a powerful and deeply therapeutic metaphoric concept that it brings about profound personal change, and serves as a model for social change.

Published: May 21, 2019 / 0 Comments

How sensitivity to trauma can impact South African schools

Judy Strickland, founder of the Hope House Counselling explains the impact of trauma in South African schools and how to deal with it.

Published: May 15, 2019 / 0 Comments