When I started in private practice, I thought that it was just a matter of getting myself on a directory listing, and waiting for people to call. I discovered there was much, much more to it than that! Building up my practice has been a steep learning curve, which I offer an insight into, in my article "trial by fire" on Linkedin.
I remember thinking that people's worlds must all be slightly different from each other, depending on who they were and where they were. I remember thinking that each person had their own separate world, and it almost made me dizzy.
I had a black dog, his name was depression was created by Matthew Johnstone in collaboration with WHO. The video he created and uploaded onto youtube has been seen by more than 6 million people. The story is driven by metaphor to a moving transformation in the final scene.