Why is Blaming Such a Problem? Judging & Blaming Just the other night at dinner time, my daughter talked about an experience that she said just made her day! She said it was the best experience she has had on the road in a long time. She was listening to something I would probably find [...]
About Jim R. JacobsJim R. Jacobs, MSW, LCSW, is an author, professional speaker, counselor, life coach, and entrepreneur. He has worked for the past 20 years assisting individuals, married couples, families, and groups to overcome life challenges, find greater happiness, and realize their dreams.
My Uncle Vance died from Covid 19 or the so-called Corona Virus. So much of what happened to him and his family as he suffered was unfair and sad. Because of restrictions and more, they were not really allowed to be with him in those final moments. What a sad thing! They were able to [...]
I grew up watching Steve Austin in the 1970's TV Series, "The Six Million Dollar Man," and also the spin off with Jaime Sommers titled "The Bionic Woman." I was fascinated with the use of technology to not only help someone to recover after terribly catastrophic events, but also with the heroic deeds of my [...]
We are just into the new year of 2021. This is always an exciting time and New Year's Resolutions are the buzz of internet. You cannot get on any social media without someone talking about the best of the best resolutions, the optimal goals to set, and all kinds of information about what so-called successful [...]
How About Rethinking “Fake it Until You Make It.” “Fake it until you make it!” is doled out as the answer to many a problem we face. Often it is accompanied by no other directions or instructions. Just “fake it until you make it!” That is all we apparently need to know. [...]
How Well Do You Adapt? Recently, many of us all throughout the United States have had to drive in all kinds of weather. We have had large snow storms in many places and heavy rain in others. Weather affects our commute just about anywhere we live. If it was not weather affecting [...]
How was I BRAVE today? OVERCOMING SHAME. As a therapist, I chose a unique professional path: studying the physics of vulnerability and the impact of shame. This professional training, along with my own personal challenges, has given me the capability to help people overcome serious emotional, behavioral, relationship, and other challenges. [...]