Marketing and politics learned a long time ago that fear is the most effective way to influence people. Fear-mongering is implying that something terrible will happen if you do not do what they are suggesting. Emotionally, it is like holding your health, safety, or well-being hostage. At some point, we may want to consider not being manipulated through our fear. Marketers and politicians will go with what works. If we stop responding to their fear tactics, they will be forced to appeal to us in other ways.
The other day I was on-line watching an educational video about pro-biotics. But then they started telling
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I, Michael Hoffman, am a licensed psychotherapist, teacher, and author with 25 years experience in counseling and teaching experiential workshops. I have maintained this blog since 2009, and my second book Natural Way of Being will published in 2019.
I offer in-person and video-conferencing counseling, intensive workshops, and online courses to allow participants to directly experience their natural way of being and the life they would have for themselves.