Most people consider their own mental processes to be what thinking is, without ever considering the nature of the activity and without ever questioning the effectiveness of their particular methods. Modern schooling practices discourage critical thinking by their very nature (e.g. multiple choice testing) and leave young people without this most … [Read More...] about Why is thinking so important?
To understand emotions it is necessary to know what we think, know what we feel, and to know the difference. PLUS to understand the cause and effect relationship between the two. For many people feelings are an important part of any consideration. Emotions are implicitly considered a means of guidance in our lives, a tool for gaining knowledge of … [Read More...] about Understand your emotions – an essential life skill