Schizophrenia 101; look beyond the pop culture portrayals and learn the reality behind this oft-stigmatized mental illness.
Warding and Influencing
We often hear intriguing stories about a family or a certain region being "trấn yểm," but not everyone knows what "trấn yểm" truly means.
The Mind and the Universal Laws
Introduction It was during my darkest times that I found the light. I had been seeking answers externally, yet the source of light I needed resided within. Just as with me, your radiance shines brightly too. This light holds a universal essence, and the Universal Laws serve to illuminate and empower us throughout this journey we call life.
Training Psychiatric Service Dogs
I had the idea for this article several years ago, but here recently I have had the overwhelming urge to write it as I have been faced with reports of several "professionals" (whether lawyers or doctors or even staff at libraries or restaurants) having insistence on knowing what certification the dog has passed, stating that in order to be a service dog that it has to have special papers, or deeming a well-behaved service dog unwelcome simply because it has no identification.
Navigating Mental Health in the Digital Age: Challenges, Opportunities, and Strategies
Introduction: The digital age has brought unprecedented advancements in technology, transforming the way we live, work, and connect with others. However, this era of constant connectivity and information access also poses unique challenges to mental health. This article explores the intersection of mental health and the digital age, examining the impact of digital technologies on mental well-being, the opportunities they present for mental health support, and the strategies individuals and society can employ to navigate this complex landscape.
I Don't Feel Real
My brother and I are trying this challenge? What is this? "2 3 , , 1, GO!" We put it in our mouth. Uhh, what is this?
A common resolution to most human conflicts is the minimization or eradication of the self in some form. Anxious? Remember that you're not the center of the universe and that none of this really matters. Unsure of who you are? The self isn't constant so why try to find something that's not there. Relationship issues? Stop focusing on yourself and focus on your partner's needs.
It's impossible to be alone!
What is loneliness?
Narcissism And Personality Disorders
Are all personality disorders the outcomes of frustrated narcissism? During our formative years (6 months to 6 years old), we are all “narcissists”. Primary Narcissism is a useful and critically important defense mechanism. As the infant separates from his mother and becomes an individual, it is likely to experience great apprehension, fear, and pain. Narcissism shields the child from these negative emotions. By pretending to be omnipotent, the toddler fends off the profound feelings of isolation, unease, pending doom, and helplessness that are attendant on the individuation-separation phase of personal development.
He spills the coffee on the table, towards the women's hands across from him. He panics. "I'm so, so sorry! The handle is so hot."
Humanity Romanticizing Mental Illnesses
In recent years, there has been a concerning trend of individuals romanticizing mental illness. What may initially seem like harmless fascination or an artistic expression can have profound implications for those who actually live with these conditions. This article delves into the reasons behind this phenomenon and explores the potential risks involved.
- Top Story - December 2023
Voices in my head.
"Hello." Whose voice was that? I'm the only one in this room, just me, myself and my thoughts. "Hello.." I abruptly open my eyes, waiting for the next word to be said to confirm there is someone else here....
In the grand tapestry of human understanding, schizophrenia stands as a cryptic enigma, its origins dating back over a century. Yet, despite the sands of time, the exact causes of this perplexing condition elude our grasp. Schizophrenia persists as one of the most enigmatic and unfairly stigmatized illnesses in the modern age. Let's embark on a riveting journey, navigating the intricate terrain of symptoms, unraveling potential causes, and delving into the ever-evolving realm of treatments.