Joe-Lin Kohn

Joe-Lin Kohn

Cape Town, South Africa / I am married with two gorgeous daughters, Jenna (6) and Lara (3) and I'm a working mom. My favourite hobby is making greeting cards. And CAPE TOWN RULES!
Joe-Lin Kohn
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Gin Distilleries in and around Cape Town | Gin Cape Town, Local Gin Cape Town, Gin Tastings, Where to go Gin Tasting

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There are 3 types of people: optimists, pessimists, and scientists. | Community Post: 20 More Spectacularly Nerdy Science Jokes

There are 3 types of people: optimists, pessimists, and scientists. | Community Post: 20 More Spectacularly Nerdy Science Jokes

Cognitive Dissonance | "Sometimes people hold a core belief that is very strong. When they are presented with evidence that works against that belief, the new evidence cannot be accepted. It would create a feeling that is extremely uncomfortable, called cognitive dissonance. And because it is so important to protect the core belief, they will rationalize, ignore and even deny anything that doesn't fit in with the core belief." --Frantz Fanon

Cognitive Dissonance | "Sometimes people hold a core belief that is very strong. When they are presented with evidence that works against that belief, the new evidence cannot be accepted. It would create a feeling that is extremely uncomfortable, called cognitive dissonance. And because it is so important to protect the core belief, they will rationalize, ignore and even deny anything that doesn't fit in with the core belief." --Frantz Fanon

Being aware of these things could greatly increase doctor-patient relationship. If a doctor is more personable, the patient will be more willing to listen to them. If the doctor has higher expectations of the patient (either in the procedure being done or recovery time) the patient will do better and try to meet those expectations. It's simple psychology, really.

Being aware of these things could greatly increase doctor-patient relationship. If a doctor is more personable, the patient will be more willing to listen to them. If the doctor has higher expectations of the patient (either in the procedure being done or recovery time) the patient will do better and try to meet those expectations. It's simple psychology, really.

100 Books Worth Reading...glad to see O pioneers on this one. Seriously one of the greatest, but most unread books ever.  #familypieces

100 Books Worth Reading...glad to see O pioneers on this one. Seriously one of the greatest, but most unread books ever. #familypieces

Try one of these excellent classic books you can read cover-to-cover in four hours or less.

Try one of these excellent classic books you can read cover-to-cover in four hours or less.