Learning Empathy: Why Do We Need It?

Empathy is an important element for the fulfillment of one putting self into another, hence its significant role in good interpersonal relationships. In counseling learning, all teaching approaches from the various disciplines agree on the key to the building therapeutic relationship as the therapist’s empathy – the awareness of the feelings, meaning of words of…

Transformers Exhibition: On Thoughts

This photo was shared by my auntiewho told me there was recently an exhibition on Transformers at home city. I was one part happy to see such fantastic movie involving scenes in my home city; on other hand I was sad when realizing that it seems that fantasized Robots are of higher priority than the…

Who Am I? On My Professional and Personal Philosophy Journey: Part Two

Part One: https://corimuscounseling.wordpress.com/2014/06/26/who-am-i-on-my-professional-and-personal-philosophy-journey-part-one/ Originally From: http://corimuscounseling.blogspot.hk/2014/05/who-am-i-on-my-professional-and_5.html The questioning of “Being Self”    I was also aware of the rising voice of the missing inner piece – now looking back I can better postulate it as the suppression of turning to the personal and subjective meaning of being human, and the forced order to objectify and…

On Openness

When I was young, I have this particular set of belief that the world is according to my knowledge, and others who are different from me might be weird and out of my way. As I grew up, I had the direct experience with many who are different from me, some who I find new…

Feeling Blessed

This is the view taken outside my room window. I am currently still in cluster bandage and spending most of the time in bed, yet as I always look out to the sky,  remains beyond beauty. I am blessed to be under the glory of The Sun.

Explore Our Innerness

Yesterday I was thrown temper by a friend. I was feeling ok. Later I could not control myself and yelled at a family member over lunch. Am I split into two persons? Or I am just being the “Me”. Yet not many people can see all our sides. Some only see the “pretty” moments of…