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The Delusion Of Certainty

By Rowena Ronson | October 8, 2020

The Delusion Of Certainty by Nigel Summerley and Rowena J Ronson NS: In the midst of the pandemic, It seems a constant refrain – and one that is growing louder – that nothing is certain anymore. Were we lucky to have “predictable” lives before all this? Or is the continuing uncertainty actually a jolt pushing…

Talking About Longevity

By Rowena Ronson | September 20, 2020

Talking About Longevity by Nigel Summerley and Rowena J Ronson NS: It was once pointed out that some people dream of eternal life – but have difficulty thinking of something to do on a wet Sunday afternoon. How long do we really want to live for? And what are the factors that affect the way…

Mars vs Venus – How We Show We Care

By Rowena Ronson | September 15, 2020

Mars vs Venus – How We Show We Care By Nigel Summerley and Rowena J Ronson NS: Some people say I’m good with words – and I suppose I should be, as I’ve managed to make a living from them for most of my life. But I sometimes struggle to put feelings into words –…

Be More Plant

By Rowena Ronson | July 7, 2020

Be More Plant By Nigel Summerley and Rowena J Ronson NS: Did you see the pictures inside the opera house in Barcelona where a concert to celebrate the end of lockdown was played to an audience of more than 2,000 plants?! The opera house said it wanted to “offer a different perspective for our return to…

Feeling In To Innate Gratitude In These Crazy Times

By Rowena Ronson | June 25, 2020

Feeling In To Innate Gratitude In These Crazy Times by Rowena J Ronson and Nigel Summerley NS: “When you get up in the morning, think what a privilege it is to be alive – to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love…” These are centuries-old words from the Roman emperor/philosopher Marcus Aurelius. They are often…

Needs vs Desires

By Rowena Ronson | June 15, 2020

Musings: Needs and Desires by Rowena J Ronson and Nigel Summerley   NS: For many of us, lockdown has been a time of frustration. But what is it that is being frustrated? To a degree it may be that we cannot easily get things that we need (e.g. an appointment with a hospital consultant), but…

We Are Not Helpless – Step Up Into Your Own Power

By Rowena Ronson | June 7, 2020

We Are Not Helpless – Not At All! By Nigel Summerley and Rowena J Ronson NS: Now, more than ever, we might ask: are we at the mercy of forces beyond our control? We are certainly being buffeted by the pandemic and its accompanying crises: economic, social and personal. But are we really helpless? RJR: No…

Mental Health Lockdown Inspiration From 16 Year Old Girl

By Rowena Ronson | June 5, 2020

Letter received from a phenomenal sixteen year old girl who I worked with for a year when she was 14 through the worst OCD I have experienced treating in my practice. I saw her again in March, for the first time in a long while, and she was in a dark place. I received this…

Managing Loss – In These Changing Times

By Rowena Ronson | June 2, 2020

Managing Loss – In These Changing Times By Rowena J Ronson and Nigel Summerley RJR: We are all at a loss – one way or another. Even if we take out people we know who have been ill or may have passed over as a result of these times – we have all lost a much…