2013 March

    • 23
      Mar

    The “Rubbish Dance”

    “It must be lovely to be able to bake like this” I said to my friend ‘D,’ savouring the moment of being in the Alice and Wonderland style “Treacle and Co” tea rooms, and every morsel of the delicious home …

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    • 15
      Mar

    At What Cost Addiction?

    Problem drinking and problem gambling. How do we solve the problem? Both fields have recently been subjects of keen interest  and there is much debate on whether restricting availability of either or both products mean that fewer of us might potentially develop problems with …

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    • 12
      Mar

    Publication Day! And it’s a Snow Day.

    Last night before I fell asleep I thought of how today I would awake to the start of a new chapter of my life. I was to be a published author and imagined that today I might feel very differently …

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    • 09
      Mar

    Finding a Voice…

      Excitement and anxiety is the interesting emotional mix evoked by writing this blog. I actually take great pleasure in the process of writing (just as well as I have recently dedicated months to writing a book!) it is both …

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    • 09
      Mar

    On International Women’s Day

    Yesterday was International Women’s Day. Considering that my practice as a therapist has led to specialisation in gambling and women  I found it a bit of a magical coincidence as well as entirely appropriate that this was the day my …

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