Richard Dama, LPC, Counseling & Clinical Hypnotherapy

Principles

Thoughts to Consider Today

Thoughts to Consider Today

“There is surely a piece of divinity in us, something that was before the elements, and owes no homage to the sun”  – Sir Thomas Brown English physician and writer Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage. ~…

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Better to Reign in Hell….

Better to Reign in Hell….

Good Monday morning my friends and welcome back. Last week was an unbelievably busy time at the Juvenile Center. We had several major infrastructure upgrade projects going at once and maintaining safety and security for the residents, staff and workers,…

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Practical Demonstrations of the Awakened Consciousness

Practical Demonstrations of the Awakened Consciousness

Good Monday morning to everyone. I hope you had an intentionally great and mindful weekend. Time to get back to the business of life and becoming decent, compassionate human beings, (although I hope you didn’t abandon your practice over the…

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The Person Behind the Camera

The Person Behind the Camera

Today I’d like to speak to the importance of being mindful of our actions and always acting with the intention of sharing kindness and compassion. The accompanying photograph is a prime example of this in action. The picture is (literally)…

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An Anthem for the Anxious

An Anthem for the Anxious

This past Saturday I was privileged to attend the 5th annual Life as a Zebra Foundation’s annual fundraising concert to benefit research for the cures to invisible diseases (http://www.zebranation.org/). As in previous years, the star attraction was the incredibly talented…

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Knowledge and Responsibility

Knowledge and Responsibility

Those who have the privilege to know, have the duty to act. Albert Einstein –  Share on Tumblr 

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Welcome to Enlightenment…Wipe Your Feet

Welcome to Enlightenment…Wipe Your Feet

Hello my friends; it’s been a while since I posted a blog, but the time hasn’t been spent lolling about collecting dust. I have been working on a couple of new projects which have taken up most of my limited…

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The Wisdom of Experience

If you’ve spent any time looking at my Facebook page, you’ll have noticed that I frequently repost items from Terry Schott. Terry is one of my favorite authors and we think so much alike that sometimes it’s scary. Today, Terry…

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Much Ado About “Nothing”

Have you ever sat and thought about nothing? I’m not talking about vegging and just staring into space. I’m talking about seriously contemplating “Nothing.” Zero, zip, zilch, nada, the complete and absolute absence of…well, everything. I’m willing wager that you…

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Commitment, the Engine of Purpose

Commitment, the Engine of Purpose

The other day I posted a blog explaining my take on the meaning of life. If you’ll remember I stated that life in itself is meaningless and only takes on a meaning when one finds a purpose for which to…

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