11/15(Tue)How being alone may be the key to rest(Host:Linda)

11/15(Tue)How being alone may be the key to rest(Host:Linda)

文章lindafun » 週三 11月 09, 2016 8:56 pm

Session I

How being alone may be the key to rest
Article:
http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-374449 ... e=facebook


1.For some people, the mind can’t rest unless the body is at rest. For others, it is the opposite. How about you?
2.How do you relax when you are tired? List the three most restful activities based on your personal experience. Do you agree that doing a solitary activity is more restful?
3.Do you think rest is the opposite of work? Will you still worry about your work when taking a rest or spending a vacation?





Session II
What Your Birth Order Says About Your Personality

Article:
http://www.realsimple.com/work-life/fam ... der-traits


4. What’s your birth order ? Do the typical personality traits fit your case of birth order? Why?
5. The first-born (only) child tend to be responsible, self-critical, and dominant. Do you agree? Could you give some examples to elaborate why you agree or disagree?
6. Based on your personal experience, which do you think affects our personality more: nature or nurture?






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7:00 ~ 7:10pm Opening Remarks / Newcomer’s Self-introduction / Grouping
(Session I)
7:10 ~ 7:50pm Discussion Session (40 mins)
7:50 ~ 8:10pm Summarization (20 mins)
8:10 ~ 8:25pm Regrouping / Instruction Giving / Taking a 10 Minutes Break (Intermission)
(Session II)
8:25 ~ 9:05pm Discussion Session (40 mins)
9:05 ~ 9:25pm Summarization (20 mins)
9:25 ~ 9:30pm Concluding Remarks / Announcements
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Re: 11/15(Tue)How being alone may be the key to rest(Host:Li

文章Kooper » 週一 11月 14, 2016 11:22 pm

Honestly I don't see strong evidence from the study supporting the crucial role that solitude play on the road to full rest. But as an introvert, I do need and enjoy solitude on a regular basis. Being alone allows me to talk to my inner self, to inspect my emotions, and eventually reach peach with myself. I often feel refreshed and regain energy after some respites alone. Usually in the afternoon around four o'clock I go out to a bakery nearby and grab a piece of chocolate cake to comfort myself. It's a 20-minutes round trip and it's an absolutely needed solitude time to me. The break refill me some extra willpower, patience, and rationality to hang tough until end of a day's work. :mrgreen:
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