Western society values Doing much more than Being.
Article from ‘The Ascent’ goes into this in more detail
Doing can be measured, can be seen by others, and can often me monetised
Being is hard to measure, is less visible and often doesn’t generate money
Doing can have a function of blocking out or avoiding or making it harder to tune into our deeper wisdom, intuition, perception and feelings.
This is an example of something that can be explored in Counselling for some people