When I ask you to Listen

When I ask you to Listen

LISTEN’ When I ask you to listen to me And you start giving me advice, You have not done what I asked. When I ask you to listen to me And you begin to tell me ‘why’ I shouldn’t feel that way, You are trampling on my feelings. When I ask you to listen to me And you feel you have to do something to solve my problems, You have failed me, strange as that may seem. Listen! All I ask is that you listen; Not talk, nor do – just hear me. And I can do for myself –…

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Why Everyone Needs Counselling

This is a guest post from Nashedur Rahman, Writer and Blogger   Before ever going counselling I had a lot of preconceived ideas, that wasn’t founded on any rational grounding. I use to think that if you went counselling that there was something wrong with me or I wasn’t mentally stable. I didn’t like the idea that I wasn’t in control of my mental and emotional well being. To me, the idea of going to see a counsellor was sacrilege, and that somehow by going counselling, I’d given up on myself and needed help. Little did I know that the…

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