Archive for: October, 2015

Two pieces of news over the weekend prompted this reflection and mild rant. The first a poll released by Barnados entitled “Generation Selfie” showed that the vast majority of 14 year olds felt resilient with only 9% agreeing with the statement “people like  me don’t have much of a chance in life.” The 17-19 age group…

Denial

Julian Hall  •  October 8

Here at Calm People one of our primary concerns has always been how we may be able to get to people before it’s too late. That sounds dramatic and it may be a little over dramatic but the scenes we sometimes observe in our workshops as people tell their tales would suggest this is not always the case. Firstly it is nev…

All too often anger management and conflict management is really about stress management. The vast majority of the people we work with do not actually have a specific anger issue but they do have an unhealthy relationship with stress. Put it this way, have you noticed how when you are genuinely relaxed and calm and hav…