According to holocaust survivor, Dr. Viktor Frankl, “Everything can be taken from a man but one thing… to choose one’s attitude in any given circumstance.” To be depressed or disheartened by the political or economic climate doesn’t serve anyone in creating a better future. We can only use our imagination to conceive what is possible, …

How To Find Peace After The Elections: It’s not what you see but how you see itRead More »

  You may be professionally primed and systemically prepared to manage a crisis but how well can you manage yourself? Under extreme stress, people can react unpredictably incoherent rendering themselves ineffective in the least, or putting lives at risk in the worst case. Those who thrive under pressure seem to act as if the pressure …

Understanding Stress in Crisis – Insight on how to strengthen your resilienceRead More »

There is no doubt that the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami was a catastrophe for hundreds of thousands of people. But for Linda Fancy,it gave her the impetus to bring together the strands of her experience as a counsellor, crisis management consultant and neuro-linguistic programming (NLP) practitionerto create a programme to help relief workers cope with …

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