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Video: The Confidence to Take Risks

Video: The Confidence to Take Risks

A talk from the launch of my book From Wallflower to Sunflower, by Fran Singer, artist, teacher and therapist, who also endorsed the book. In this video, Fran talks about a very important aspect of confidence – the courage to take risks. WHY YOU NEED TO TAKE RISKS If you aren’t able to take risks – your confidence is not

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Video: Coming back to life – a participant speaks of her 20 years in Making Moves

Video: Coming back to life – a participant speaks of her 20 years in Making Moves

A participant speaks about her experience of participating in Making Moves courses over 20 years at the book launch of From Wallflower to Sunflower. She first attended in 1996 to the very first 6 session group I ran. She actually missed the very first session by mistake – and speaks of what she experienced when she came. She has participated

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Video: Performance poem “Don’t Believe the Hype” – having confident body image

Video: Performance poem “Don’t Believe the Hype” – having confident body image

Confident Body Image Performance poem by Jaycee La Bouche at the book launch of “From Wallflower to Sunflower – the quiet person’s guide to natural self-confidence. This poem is for you if your confidence is undermined by concerns about body image or how you look. Jaycee shows us in her distinctive way that most of it is all “hype”. Photographs

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ARTICLE: They fuck you up your Mum and Dad

ARTICLE: They fuck you up your Mum and Dad

How to free yourself of the baggage you carry from family and discover the real purpose that your family have had in your life. Are you dreading being with your family this Christmas? Are you already getting that sinking feeling in your stomach. You’re going to have to be nice to people who made the most enormous mess of your

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The Curse of Emotions – overcoming negative emotions

The Curse of Emotions – overcoming negative emotions

You were feeling great… and then you get an email or your partner/boss/friend says something that really upsets you.  And suddenly you’re on fire! You feel full of justified rage. Even if you know the thing that has upset you is rather trivial, possibly not even true. You don’t quite know where it all came from – all this emotion

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Living life out loud – overcoming fear

Living life out loud – overcoming fear

Overcoming Fear What Would It Be Like If You Were Living Your Life Out Loud? What would you be doing? You might want to close your eyes and see what images float into your mind. Trust the first one(s) that comes. You might be singing from the rooftops… singing out loud and not caring what you sound like or look

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Anger as positive power

Anger as positive power

How to Express and Channel Your Anger in Empowering Ways Without Hurting Other People When were you last angry? How did it feel? Did it feel good/powerful to express your anger? Did you feel heard/understood/released? Or did you feel embarrassed by the fact that you were so angry, ashamed that you should have such powerful feelings? Were you afraid of

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Overcome Obstacles

Overcome Obstacles

Overcome Obstacles: Turning Your Obstacles into Power You’ve had enough! You’re not going to put up with it any longer. The situation has been going on for far too long. You’ve made up your mind. You’re going to take action/follow a new path/get out of that rut once and forever! And you do! And for a while, it feels so

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