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Day 1058: Is that normal?

Yesterday, somebody interested in joining my therapy groups was describing her life, her feelings, her past, and her behaviors, when she asked me

Is that normal?

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Personal Growth

Sleepless nights and body shaming

I think I’ve contracted the man-flu. As a result, I’m pretty much sleepless tonight as I keep getting these really annoying coughing fits. But that’s not what I wanted to write about this early November morning. 615 more words


Are You Common or Normal?

Are You Confusing What is Common With What is Normal?

First some definitions:

Common: Occurring or happening regularly or frequently.

Normal: Healthy, without signs or symptoms of sickness or illness. 397 more words

General Wellness

Not Waving

“But you look so normal.”

“You don’t look mentally ill.” (I’m intrigued what should a person with mental illness look like? The undead? The village idiot? 21 more words

Mental Illness

So, what is normal anyway?

An initial naturopathic appointment is a long one. I ask a lot of questions, in a lot more detail than most people are used to. I want to know about your digestion (oh, so much about your digestion – how often, how big, what colour, what shape, easy/difficult, anything in there that shouldn’t be?), your energy, your sleep, your headaches, your skin, your periods, your appetite, your stress, your reaction to stress, your relationships, your diet, etc… And, you know what answer I hate? 346 more words

Naturopathic Medicine

We're All Okay, Right?

…but they measuring themselves by themselves, and comparing themselves among themselves, are not wise. 2 Corinthians 10:12
A couple of years ago I attended the… 476 more words

Tampa First Seventh-day Adventist Church

A world of differences 

We all want to be normal. But really this has no meaning.. because every persons version of normal is different. Yet we tend to want to fit in to other people’s versions of normal to make sure where doing all the “right” things… By who’s standard? 300 more words