Group goes ‘On Tour’ to Berlin ~ October 2016

Being part of Group has many benefits to personal development but perhaps the most important is the ability to move into and out of conflict, both internal and external, with increasing skill and confidence. Going to Berlin This year Group at Upwey Psychology will take the challenge of meeting conflict, within and without, on tour…

Our feelings belong to Democracy

Don’t they? For Schizzle! The personal is political. It becomes even more so when our feelings are denied, suppressed or marginalised. Our feelings when unexpressed have an interesting way of asserting themselves and speaking. They can become body symptoms or illnesses. They can become conflict with out partner about the way they wash the dishes.…

Green is the New Black!

Just Green and Bare it! More and more living the Authentic Life depends upon embracing Green Thinking, Green Doing and Green Feeling! Green is Good. Green is Better. “If it is not good for All of Us It is not Good for Any of Us” Green is the way we are going to create ongoing…

Getting in touch with your ‘Inner McDonald’s’

Friends, I have a quick update and clarification regarding the Tecoma Protest. Just quietly and to be clear – I am not part of the inner sanctum driving the opposition to the McDonald’s development in Tecoma. I am just an interested bystander, a resident of Tecoma and a curious being by nature. I am therefore…

Democracy are you still there?

More and more I hear organisation visions, mission statements and value statements that are all but meaningless in terms of what is actually happening in the environment they describe and the people they are written about. This kind of double speak, the say one thing do something else story, has become widespread to the extent…