Month: November 2014

  • Emotional Freedom

    When we sit with our patient in this moment, without expecting or demanding that he change, love is able to enter the room. All we can do is describe his defenses, their price and function. We cannot take down his walls. And we have no right to do so. He has every right to keep…

  • Tears of Joy

    Why do we cry when we experience joy? A highly resistant man had a very good session during which he faced his feelings more deeply than ever before. I wondered if he thought he had faced his feelings. He said he thought so. When I said I thought he had too, he burst into tears.…