Why Parent-Child Relationships Go Sour

"I'm driving the tractor, daddy!!"Probably one of the most oft-reiterated themes that you’ll find in various Scientology texts with respect to parenting is the subject of exchange, and the importance of the child being able to contribute back to the family.   One such reference I came across recently was the following: “Parental-child relationships are sour, really, only for one good reason. And that is because the child cannot contribute equally to the parent contributions. This demon … [Read more...]

How do you explain what’s not bothering you anymore?

One of the most difficult things to explain to someone about how Dianetics and Scientology changes your life is about things that don't bother you anymore; about irrational thoughts and reactions that you don't have anymore.Why are Scientologists so zealous about wanting other people to become Scientologists?  Because they have personally experienced these changes and they know within themselves how much more fun life is without negative thoughts and irrational reactions holding them … [Read more...]

Scientology Course on Marriage

Recently released new films and courses are available online through the Scientology website.  There are 19 courses, each covering an aspect of life and providing simple tools developed by Scientology Founder L. Ron Hubbard. Each is also illustrated with a brief introductory film.The website describes the Marriage Course in these terms:Where once the family was the stable foundation upon which all else was built, today its shattered remnants are the source of much of what troubles society. … [Read more...]

Affinity, Reality and Communication

More from Nick Broadhurst:To gain understanding of someone, there are simply three components, no more. These components are called Affinity, Reality and Communication. They can be visualized as the three corners on a triangle.Affinity is liking or even loving something. Reality is what you and another can agree on. Communication is what you use to get ideas across.When you raise one corner of the triangle, the other two corners also come up, raising understanding.Here is an … [Read more...]


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