A Key To Your Highest Self

Published on June 15, 2013

Last night, a few of my friends met up an accident prior to their arrival in the restaurant where we set a dinner fellowship. Already delayed, they still had to go to the police station to file a report. When, finally, they arrived, I was smiling at them. Jokingly, I asked them, "What lesson does the suffering teach you?" And we had a laugh sharing with each other.

Expanding further, I'm of the impression that there is no such thing as "accident" in life. Even if you've been wronged, screwed, deceived, or mistreated, no situation is accidental. Every situation is there to move you to the next level of consciousness and well being. We grow and heal when we take every circumstance and find its blessing. Our job is to figure out how this is true and to see what each event can contribute in our life.

I know the angle I'm presenting here could sound overwhelming. You may even get angry at me for saying this! But if you can see, as I do, that there are no accidents, then you can assume that any breakdown, trauma, or hurt you may be going through right now is for your highest good. It's a huge shift, I realize. Yet I can promise you that as soon as you look at your life from this perspective, things can get better and fulfill your highest self.

Category(s):Adult psychological development, Self-Care / Self Compassion, Self-Esteem

Written by:

Dr. Angelo Subida, Psychotherapist

Dr. Angelo Subida is a clinical psychotherapist, author, and speaker. He is author of books "Inner Healing," "Secrets Of Your Self," "Chess and Life," among others, blogs, and articles. He has appeared frequently as an expert on psychotherapy/life recovery issues on national television, radio broadcasts, print media, and webcasts, including GMA 7, TV 5, ABS CBN 2, Q-11, 700 Club, Radyo Veritas, Inquirer Radio, Smart Parenting Magazine, Business Mirror, among others, and has served as resident therapist/counselor for parents and kid-artists in the highly popular ABS-CBN 2 Voice Kids TV singing reality show. Dr. Subida is an eclectic, multidisciplinary therapist and originator of his own revolutionary high-tech, high-touch counseling plus model. His areas of specialization include parent-child therapy, clinical infidelity treatment, relationship/marital counseling, separation/divorce therapy, anger management, depression, addictions, psychotherapy-spirituality integration, and innovative chess therapy. For more of Dr. Subida, you can find him at www.drsubida.com.

Dr. Angelo Subida, Psychotherapist belongs to Dr. Angelo Subida Psychotherapy Clinic in Philippines

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