I have always suffered with separation anxiety and still do as an adult but slowly slowly I am finding my way through the complex maze that is this condition. For me the anxiety is that bad that I haven't wanted my husband to go out to the corner shop or the doctors without me. I … Continue reading What is Really at the Heart of Adult Separation Anxiety?
I have been trying to understand my sensitivity to light and colour from many different angles (most of them scientific) but recently something has led me to think about it all from a more spiritual angle. As I have been observing my colour sensitivit symptoms over the last 7 months I have noticed that they … Continue reading Colour Sensitivity – What Colour are You Resisting and Why?
Dear Mr God: About My Heart My heart feels a bit empty sometimes. I can feel disappointed with myself. Life feels difficult and I seem to make other people’s lives difficult too. I am worried sometimes that I am not good enough and although I try my best I am scared that what I do … Continue reading Sensory Processing Disorder – The Prayer of The Highly Sensitive Child
I have had a hec of a Christmas! Nearly every year I suffer with jaw pain at Christmas. It usually starts three weeks before Christmas and builds to some sort of crescendo around Christmas Day! Over the year I have named it Christmasitis! And this year I planned an easy, no pressure, cosy little family … Continue reading Antibiotics or Talking about Connection? – My Choice!
I have spent my whole life wondering why I have this tension in my body, I can't always think straight and I feel sort of insecure a lot of the time. I have really worked my socks off to get to the bottom of this and I thought after 12 years of very intense therapy … Continue reading Sensory Processing – To Hide or to Be My Insecure Self in the World? – That is the Question!
Today I suddenly realised why when we go out as a family I can get quite cross because no-one else is excited like me by simply being out. We drive along and I see the fields, the sheep, the hills, the sky . . . and I am excited! I start to chatter about … Continue reading Sensory Processing – Integrating your Senses through the Right Side of Your Brain
For me colours are changing all the time. Sometimes they have life and sometimes they don't. And this is obviously a big problem at Christmas. This is my story this year . . . I sorted through our Christmas decorations today and was shocked to realise that I struggle with the colour of most of … Continue reading A Highly Colour Sensitive Christmas!