Magazine
Latest Issue

How a time of crisis can be enriching

Covid-19, like other kinds of trauma, could be a chance to reflect and reconsider

Light after the darkest hour Credit: leegenhyung, Pixabay

Light after the darkest hour Credit: leegenhyung, Pixabay

The self-help genre is overwhelmed with quick fixes. This Too Shall Pass points in another direction: whether change is thrust upon us, as in the current Covid-19 crisis, or whether we choose to shift a fundamental part of our lives, change is often only partly under our control. It is also more time consuming, more challenging and more enriching than we might imagine.

Julia Samuel, a psychotherapist with three decades of experience and the…

Register today to continue reading

You’ve hit your limit of three articles in the last 30 days. To get seven more, simply enter your email address below.

You’ll also receive our free e-book Prospect’s Top Thinkers 2020 and our newsletter with the best new writing on politics, economics, literature and the arts.

Prospect may process your personal information for our legitimate business purposes, to provide you with newsletters, subscription offers and other relevant information.

Click here to learn more about these purposes and how we use your data. You will be able to opt-out of further contact on the next page and in all our communications.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to letters@prospect-magazine.co.uk

More From Prospect