'Protective cocoon' article in Stuff NZ: Ontological security goes mainstream

My blog article here has been used for an article in Stuff NZ, published last night. You might find it interested. Here’s the headline for a taster - link here:

Disaster mental health expert: Keeping your 'protective bubbles' deflated OK

New Zealanders can choose to reinflate their "protective bubbles" as soon as possible after the Christchurch shootings or keep them deflated and "see the world as it really is", a disaster mental health expert says.

Wellington clinical psychologist Dr Sarb Johal says in a blog it will take courage to choose to live in deflated bubbles for longer.