Over the years, I have developed a stockpile of interesting, thought provoking essays. Often I give them to clients who I believe will be impacted by the content and energized to make positive changes. Below is part of an essay which reminds us that a few adjustments to our thoughts and our behaviors can make all the difference.
I dreamed I had an interview with God.
"What surprises you most about humankind?"
"As a parent, what are some life's lessons you want your children to learn?"
God replied with a smile...
We face many challenges in life that are beyond our immediate control. Remembering to focus on what we can control such as our thoughts, beliefs and responses will help keep us grounded. The Methodist Healthcare Employee Assistance Program is here to help you implement some of these adjustments in your life. We can help. Give us a call at 901-683-5658 or at 1-800-880-5658.
Author: Brian Long has a Master's degree in Counseling from the University of Memphis. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Certified Employee Assistance Professional. He has been employed by Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare since 1986 and with the Employee Assistance Program since 1990.