Category: guilt

Don’t always assume you are guilty

December 4, 2013 | 20 comments

Frequently, I’ll hear patients assume they’re guilty when struggling with a physical ailment. If in pain, they might utter a remark like, “I don’t know what I’m doing wrong. I can’t figure out what is wrong with my thinking.” There

No need for guilt trips

May 31, 2007 | 3 comments

Have you ever felt guilty for making a mistake? Have you been made to believe by others that you’re the family “can’t get it right” and deserving of ridicule? Most of us do something now and then that we wish

Don’t feel guilty for saying no

November 24, 2006 | 2 comments

Three days ago, I had a friend who is moving out of town, call and ask if I wanted any of the multitudes of religious and spiritual books she needed to get rid of. She didn’t want to throw them