High Functioning Anxiety While Teaching

The blog that I wrote this week for my friend's private practice could not have come at a better time, it's on high functioning anxiety. I'll link it when it becomes live. It's relevant for me today because I taught my first class of the semester. Though I think I was repetitive and second guessed [...]

One BIG tip for dissertation

I received a compliment from my mentor the other day. He said that when talking with his other colleague my name came up and they both agreed that they enjoyed working with me/helping me along in my dissertation process ... because I do the work. Perplexed, I kind of didn't understand at first because... well, [...]

Dream Analysis: Sometimes you don’t know what beauty could lie behind a closed door. 

So you know how you have dreams and then you normally forget them soon after you wake up, or at least after a few days? Well, I had one probably two weeks ago, but it kept popping into my head. And if you're into Freud or Jung like I am (in some regards), you may [...]

Redefining Therapy

One of my friends is going through a hard time. Today we both went to the local Y and swam laps. I'm not his therapist, I'm his friend, but I found myself wondering about doing something similar with my clients. Or winning the lottery and opening a facility where I could have a session that [...]

Little Women Movie Review [Yes Spoilers]

So overall, this movie was entertaining, but I did feel myself thinking it saccharine at times. I thoroughly enjoyed seeing the relationship between Joe and Lauri/Teddy develop. I appreciated the statements about women's place in society, but sometimes I felt like they could have been more subtle. It grated me that Joe's family complained of [...]

Dissociation

Do you think you dissociate? ... allow me to convince you that you do. It might not be as extreme an experience as you may think. Click here to check out the awesome blog I wrote on dissociation for Planet Neurodivergent. It has information about dissociation, symptoms of dissociation, and tid bits of my personal [...]