Monthly Archives: May 2013

The Darn Placebo Effect

Human suffering can be reduced considerably but temporarily by the initiation of any intervention that the sufferer believes in. This is the ‘placebo’ effect. This is why the tooth immediately hurts a lot less as soon as the dentist appointment … Continue reading

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Deficit and Conflicts

Psychotherapy is about overcoming inabilities–and there are two main ways to approach these inabilities, as the result of deficits or as the result of conflicts. From the deficit point of view, the ability to proceed in life in a certain … Continue reading

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