Tag Archives: Burnout

  1. Psychology vs Counselling

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    May 24, 2018 by lucieromarin

    A psychologist’s daughter once told me that therapists were just people who failed psychology at university. (There’s that word ‘just’ …
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  2. Thomism versus Burnout

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    January 13, 2014 by lucieromarin

    In the late 1990s, Jacques Derrida came to Sydney and said, “The visibility of visibility is not visible,” whereupon his …
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  3. On Clerical Roadkill

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    January 2, 2014 by lucieromarin

    I’ve just realised that I know (or know of) five priests who have left active ministry – of whom two …
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  4. The Deluge and Its Consequences

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    November 23, 2013 by lucieromarin

    It’s raining. It has been raining for days, and I’ve been caught in more than one downpour. (I was drenched …
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  5. Ten Things that Ought to Exist

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    November 12, 2013 by lucieromarin

    1. A rest-home for the burnt-out and the broken-hearted. This has been a dream of many years for me, unfulfilled …
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  6. If You Leave and If You Stay

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    November 8, 2013 by lucieromarin

    So…you committed to an apostolate, a liturgical subculture or a prayer-group for a number of years, and you realise now …
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  7. Burnout, Sanity, and Too Much Thinking

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    September 15, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Many, many people are on the lookout for something. Whether the issue is women, the environment, unborn children, free speech, …
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