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Uplift Your Life: Nourishment of the Spirit

Uplift Your Life: Nourishment of the Spirit

Thursday at 8 AM Pacific

June 11th 2015:Yes, Boys Must Cry

How often were you told: Don't cry. You're fine. It doesn't hurt. That's enough now. Pull yourself together. Don't be a crybaby. Or maybe even: Stop crying or I'll give you something to really cry about. I'd like to think that this doesn't happen anymore, but I know better. Boys get a much heavier dose of this kind of training than girls do. We have a distorted idea of what it means to be strong. The truth is that strength develops by allowing ourselves to feel. That's what it means to be human. We must learn for ourselves and then teach our children that feelings are normal. It is not only OK

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Gus B. Kaufman, Jr.

Gus B. Kaufman, Jr., Ph.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist with an office in Decatur, GA (see www.oakhurstpsychotherapy.com). Gus works with individuals, groups, couples and families and trains and supervises other therapists. His areas of expertise include abuse, trauma, the use of body signals in psychotherapy and sexual orientation. A lover of nature and people, Gus has co-founded five non-profit organizations, including Men Stopping Violence. Gus is interested in nonviolence, just communities and trauma prevention and resolution. His twelve-session curriculum on family violence has been used with over 40,000 prisoners in the GA correctional system. He has published numerous chapte
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https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2317/uplift-your-life-nourishment-of-the-spirit 19/10/2017 08:00 19/10/2017 09:00 Uplift Your Life: Nourishment of the Spirit https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2317/uplift-your-life-nourishment-of-the-spirit How often were you told: Don't cry. You're fine. It doesn't hurt. That's enough now. Pull yourself together. Don't be a crybaby. Or maybe even: Stop crying or I'll give you something to really cry about. I'd like to think that this doesn't happen anymore, but I know better. Boys get a much heavier dose of this kind of training than girls do. We have a distorted idea of what it means to be strong. The truth is that strength develops by allowing ourselves to feel. That's what it means to be human. We must learn for ourselves and then teach our children that feelings are normal. It is not only OK to cry, it is necessary. Tears actually have a healing chemical in them. It's part of our body's wisdom and innate drive to heal. Strength is when we come out the other side, knowing that we can handle more than we ever thought possible. We must be open to all of our feelings, including pain in order to feel empathy and love. Join us Thursday to learn the importance of feeling in healing abuse. VoiceAmerica | Talk Radio | Online Talk Radio studio@voiceamerica.com false DD/MM/YYYY Add to Calendar
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