Mr. Rogers x 2 = Double the Compassion

Everyone knows Fred Rogers (aka Mr. Rogers) and his gentle, enticing way with people, but it’s mostly those who study psychology and social work who are just as familiar with the wisdom of Carl Rogers (no relation). If you’ve ever been in a counselor’s office and suddenly felt pure joy and the sweet relief of … Continue reading Mr. Rogers x 2 = Double the Compassion

Feeling embattled? Calling all warriors.

“I hate to turn on the news!”       “It’s all bad.”              “I’m off Facebook” “I can’t watch.” You’ve heard it all, and regardless of your political stance, you agree.  The randomness of the catastrophes, the ugliness of the hate, and the stench of blame are disheartening. Most of us are offended by … Continue reading Feeling embattled? Calling all warriors.