The horrors of bushfires don’t go away when the last fire is out. Effects can live on for months or years in the minds and hearts – and bodies — of many people , whether their involvement was actual or as a witness.
When the nationally popular Australian Women’s Weekly runs an article supporting mental health that talks about ‘strengthening your energy body’ and ‘connecting to your Higher Self’ — as it does this month (November 2020) – then we can see that the cutting-edge field of energy medicine is arriving in the larger public consciousness.
Are you someone who feels emotions deeply, and can’t hide this? Do you feel the suffering of others? Have people told you, ‘You’re just too sensitive, let it go!’If so, perhaps you are one of the 20% of humans who fit the sensitive temperament profile now accepted by mainstream psychology.
I found this fascinating account in my EFT archives from EFT founder Gary Craig in 2006. The late EFT Master Patricia Carrington Ph. D. tells the story of Dutchman ‘Hans’ and his physiotherapist/EFT newbie Jan Scholtes. I have paraphrased.
‘”Hans’ was an outpatient in a hospital in Holland.
‘Hi, please take a seat,’ I said to my new client, whom I’ll call Ellie, a retired librarian with a sad smile who had booked a one-hour session.
Ellie said, ‘No, I’ll stand thanks, I can’t sit down.’
‘Oh,’ I said.,
Terror in an MRI machine is not uncommon. The scanner is large and cylindrical, and a patient needs to lie still while enclosed inside it for quite some time. In such a situation, some people feel trapped and can panic.
My new client Julia had claustrophobia.