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Does Fear Work in Getting People to Change Behaviors?

The ethics of fear must be questioned, and a new way must be found

From the artist: When we visited Utö, the most outer island of this beautiful archipelago in the place we call Finland [he visited] a series of abandoned bunkers from the times this island was a military strategic point and there I found this graffiti that represent very well the feeling of all that has to do with military, war, conflict and drama. Image of man holding his head in fear.
Photo by Aarón Blanco Tejedor on Unsplash

After years of trying every smoking-cessation program in the book, my mom finally quit smoking because an urgent care doctor told her he was worried about her lungs (she had gone in for a cold). He specifically said, “if your regular practitioner hears what I

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E. Katherine Kottaras

E. Katherine Kottaras

M.A. English// M.S. Kinesiology, Integrative Wellness. Contemplative teacher & writer. 🏳️‍🌈☮️🌴🍕 Chronic pain yields chronic hope.