Six weeks ago I started an Artist’s Way online course on Facebook. The course is 12 weeks long and 85 people signed up in anticipation of the author, Julia Cameron, coming to Palm Springs.
Divorce, even under the most amicable of circumstances, represents a
trauma for the family system, impacting not only the couple, but all
members of the family. Many parents in therapy quite aptly describe
their experience of divorce as a kind of death.
An enraged mom pulls her son into my office. At her wits end with her
10-year-old’s acting-out behavior at school, she demanded to come into
his private counseling session without notice. Across town, his dad had a
different reaction — on his son’s weekend visit, while staying very
calm, he put his misbehaving boy over his knee — and whacked him.*
When the movie, The Secret, debuted, it generated instant buzz. Everyone wanted to know more and more about this Law of Attraction concept. The idea is that everything is made up of energy, and since energy vibrates, that means everything that exists actually vibrates whether you can view it or not.