Avenging or lamenting over one’s friends, relationships, family or past is not the healthiest. It causes ego conflicts, and unneeded self defense. We need to forgive our past and shine as individuals who pulled through and made it unscathed to the other side: a life in the sun, with no more songs of pain. I […]
I knew since I was young that I would be working in an arts-related industry but never expected to work as an actual fine artist. I never even knew that was a possibility. I thought fine art was only done by white men during the Renaissance and not a modern era profession. It turns out […]
Some of you may have heard about it but most of you probably have no idea what sophrology is. So, I decided to make an introduction and let you know about this amazing relaxation technique that I’ve practiced and taught since 2011. A year before that I had my last contract—with a multinational company I […]
I have had bipolar symptoms for about ten years now. I went undiagnosed for about four years. Those were some of the most intense, psychotic years of my life. When I was eighteen, my grandfather had a trust fund set up for me that paid for college. I went to my first year of film […]
Natalia Maximets is a psych blogger. Her piece describes the dark side of psychiatry or rather the pharmaceutical companies that fuel it. She argues that such businesses put profits before people and that consuming their products is often dangerous. She also notes that psychiatrists don’t cure mental disorders.
Dr. Bernie Siegel takes on a radical approach to healing others: lie to them. Read fascinating anecdotes of how he’s helped trick patients into wellness over the past 40 years, and his take on how practitioners must think outside of the box to reach their patients with humanity and compassion.