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Tentative steps in the blogging direction

I stopped blogging a few months ago. The young man referred to in this post got in touch and I didn’t know how to deal with it. 386 more words

WSJ: Online mental health services really work.

Exciting to know that you can have a high quality session quickly and easily, and at minimal cost.

(FROM THE WALL STREET JOURNAL 10/18/14) 
   By Joshua Fruhlinger… 282 more words
Mental Health

Arête in Real Life

What does it mean to have excellence in your life? Most would argue that excellence is associated with mastery of some kind. You can’t “excel” at something unless you have achieved a certain degree of skill and are able to apply that skill to a variety of situations. 475 more words

Psychology

Today Was A Good Day

She let me hold her.
At first I thought it was because our room was chilly and maybe that’s true. But it happened.

Sometime during the night, I snuggled up to her and wrapped her up with my arms. 518 more words

Marriage Issues

Growing Observations

Being around friends can sometimes be a challenge for me.  My past behavior when I didn’t know that I am Bipolar and Borderline Personality caused me to lose friends because of my eradicate behavior. 313 more words

Mental Health

Taking Care of the Mind

By Victoria Babcock

Tossing and turning through the night because of a missed opportunity, wrong answer or gnawing anxiety from upcoming assignments can drive a person mad. 156 more words

Mental Health

My Back Pages - 10.19.14

This past week brought more research on the connection between activity and depression, new data linking antidepressants and obesity, and a review of smartphone apps that could help keep you thinking positively. 221 more words

Depression