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etisk praksis

Etisk praksis

Etisk praksis og trygge rammer Denne artikkelen, eller snarere anmodningen om etisk praksis, ført i pennen av lege Kaveh Rashidi, likte jeg så godt at jeg velger å dele den her. Artikkelen og tipunktlisten han har laget er spesifikt rettet mot alternative behandlere, men jeg mener den like gjerne kan og bør gjelde for alle …

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Fremfor alt, gjør ikke skade

Martin Austad (se linken nederst i dette innlegget) har skrevet et godt innlegg i Facebook-gruppen Aksjon for AAP endringer.  I innlegget berører Austad noe essensielt vi for tiden er vitne til skje i landets politiske landskap, spesielt vedrørende velferds-Norge. Jeg har behov for å kommentere Austads innlegg. Mange som så NRK Debatten i går, vil …

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Art – A Necessity

Please click the quote below for Philip Pullman‘s short discourse on the importance of art for child development. Pullman received the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award in 2005. Philip Pullman: “Children need art and stories and poems and music as mcuh as they need love and food and fresh air and play.“ (2012)

Critical Thinking – A Must

A timely reminder in these precarious times when deception, spin, fake news, even outright lies are prolific and commonplace, inspiring suspicion, doubt, even conspiratorial ideation in too many people. In order to stay sane and contribute towards constructive debate and change, critical thinking is as important as ever. “Critical thinking matters. Critical thinking – not …

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best intentions and idealism

Best Intentions

Best intentions and idealism As a bit of an idealist I have over the years worked for a number of organisations rooted in ideology. Without exception I have come rather rattled out of these experiences. Why? Mostly because all of these institutions have been based in one or more hypothesis – beliefs and suppositions which …

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irvin yalom - quotes

Irvin Yalom | Quotes

IRVIN YALOM | QUOTES | All quotes below are by Irvin Yalom: “Everyone – and that includes therapists as well as patients – is destined to experience not only the exhilaration of life, but also its inevitable darkness: Disillusionment, aging, illness, isolation, loss, meaninglessness, painful choices, and death.” “We humans appear to be meaning-seeking creatures …

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