TSHP194: Is goal setting bad for us?

What’s Coming This Episode? Do we really need goals? Most self help and development blogs will say ‘yes’. We probably have agreed at some point, but today Sean and Ed are exploring the idea that goal settings can be harmful. Enjoy the show, it’s The Self Help Podcast! Show Notes and Links Sean wrote a […]

Enough is Enough

Human beings tend to be acquisitive. They gather and collect. Part of this has to be based in our evolutionary past. Most animals survive by the gathering and hoarding of necessary staple supplies. I guess there is little difference between a squirrel burying nuts, a spider trapping a live wasp in its nest and the […]

How to use music to boost your mood

Music is something that effects us all probably everyday. Often we see music as a creation of man. Actually, music is as normal and natural as colour and all other energy systems. But let us start at the beginning.. “In the beginning was the word…” The Gospel according to John starts with the words above. […]

Mindfulness and Cancer

It is that time of year when we look at what, for many is a scary issue, it is Cancer awareness day on the 4th Feb. Its main objective is to get as many people as possible to talk about cancer. I find these podcast and blogs some of the most difficult to do. It […]

TSHP190: How to overcome shame

What’s Coming This Episode? I have felt shame and have felt it too. You know that feeling you get when you want to tuck yourself into a tight little ball, roll into dark corner, and disappear? That! Let’s dig deep on shame… Enjoy the show, it’s The Self Help Podcast! Show Notes and Links Sean wrote a […]


Shame just like beauty is in the eye of the beholder, it is one of those things that is driven by the way that we see our selves and the way that we see the world. When a terrorist bomber is brought to court for killing many people, we might expect that they would feel […]