Short film re: The spoon Theory, explaining reduced mental/physical energy from chronic illness.

jackie005 Community member Posts: 25 Contributor
Just been sent this link. A very short film 'The Spoon Theory' a metaphor explaining reduced mental and physical energy due to chronic illness. ...There's an excellent article in Wikipedia of the the 'Spoon Theory'..Here's the link to the film, hope it works...


  • Adrian_Scope
    Adrian_Scope Posts: 11,298 Online Community Programme Lead
    Thanks for sharing this @jackie005. It's a great snapshot and very moving too.
  • bonniebee
    bonniebee Community member Posts: 2 Listener
    This is great, thank you @jackie005, I really feel your exhaustion. I only wish my children would share their spoons with me, they really don't understand.  I will try to show them your film to see if that may shed some light for them.
  • Chloe_Scope
    Chloe_Scope Scope Posts: 10,528 Championing
    Hi @bonniebee and a warm welcome to the community! I hope the film helps to explain things. :)