Keep Your Subconscious to Yourself: Why We Dream.

A defining point in my teenage years was discovering the works of William S Burroughs, his revolutionary approach to literature changed the lives of many people. One mistake I made early on, not by choice, was I absorbed all I could find as fast as possible. Along with the ubiquitous Naked Lunch (which addled my … More Keep Your Subconscious to Yourself: Why We Dream.

Coping with Complex Behaviours.

  Anyone who has worked with people with Learning Disabilities, Autism, Dementia, Mental Health or children (with or without disabilities) will have come across some behaviour that challenges. Many professionals are now phasing out the term Challenging Behaviour to be replaced by Complex Behaviour, which certainly applies for learning disabilities and Autism. Complex Needs is … More Coping with Complex Behaviours.

I’m not special, and neither are you: What makes people unique?

  My mother told me that as I child I walked up to the stove and put my hand firmly on the searing hot element, I have no recollection of this. I was quite young and no doubt the trauma of it probably erased it from my mind quickly. My mum always says it was … More I’m not special, and neither are you: What makes people unique?