Tag Archives: Fight

Prepare for the Fight: It’s all a Game!

Well, I was totally wrong. I have told my students to stop referring to violent attackers as adversaries for over two decades. But in researching and understanding the mechanisms and processes that unfold in a high stress situation, I’ve come to learn that everything is a competition – and your attacker, whether…

A Warrior’s Ethos

Develop A Warrior’s Ethos To Understand ‘What’s Worth The Fight?’ A student recently asked me what it meant to be a warrior. While I’m sure there are many people more qualified to respond, I did my best to answer. I looked over a myriad of well-respected warrior cultures from the past and added…