Healing and Basic Needs Part Three

Basic Needs Not Met

As parents we try to meet our children’s needs as best we can.  As children we try to get our needs met as best we can. Don’t forget that our parents didn’t get all of their needs met either.  Due to misunderstandings, misinterpretations, incapability on the part of the parent(s), neglect or deliberate mistreatment we do not receive all of our basic needs.

This creates within us what we will refer to as a hole or a wound which can cause occasional mild discomfort or can be like a sucking chest wound.  Unless we tend to them, unless we heal them from within they will continue to attract consequences in our outer world and we will continue to seek to have that hole filled from our outer world.

Oh, Irony!

The irony is that our outer world is a reflection of our inner world and cannot fill our need.  Whatever temporary relief we receive from our outer world will simply fall through the hole of our need and we will be caught in the cycle of seeking and having it drain away and seeking again.

We must address these needs by giving them to ourselves from within.

Next week we will further discuss our childhood wounds.


About Coach Mary

Mary is a Master Maven Coach (Maven Method™) - one of the deepest reaching and most effective coaching methods at present and is also trained in the Golden Flow™ Method of releasing blocks and flowing with life. She has completed the Mastery of Awareness and Transformation courses with Kris and Kalyn Raphael, certified personal growth guides from the don Miguel Ruiz lineage (world renowned author of The Four Agreements). Mary’s life experience has exposed her to many varied careers, many joys and some deeply painful events. She has released and healed the crushing grief from the death of her son to rediscover the love and joy of life. All have led to an inner awakening and a drive to know her Self deeply and to live life fully, consciously and with Intent. Among her dreams is to guide and support others in their journey through self-awareness and transformation.
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