What Are We Teaching Our Children About Vulnerability?

What Are We Teaching Our Children About Vulnerability?

I’d like to talk about something that may be hard. I want to talk about depression — and what we may be teaching our children about revealing vulnerability. Or not teaching them. Lots of people don’t like talking about troubling things. You might...
050 SelfWork: Is Perfectly Hidden Depression Real?

050 SelfWork: Is Perfectly Hidden Depression Real?

Could you be functioning well -in fact “perfectly” in many ways — and underneath it all, be hiding pain, loneliness or even suicidal thoughts? Dr. Margaret’s term for this is Perfectly Hidden Depression (PHD), a syndrome of behaviors that can...
032 SelfWork: The Nine Paths To Perfectly Hidden Depression

032 SelfWork: The Nine Paths To Perfectly Hidden Depression

Hiding or detaching temporarily from emotional pain is a healthy skill. If you have something hurtful happen, but you need to “get your act together” in order to work, or watch children, then knowing you can do that rather than being besieged by your pain,...