In this series, I dig a little deeper into the meaning of psychology-related terms. This week's term is stoicism. Stoicism came up in a review I did recently of the book You Got This, and I thought it was worth finding out a little bit more about what exactly it is. It means taking a… Continue reading What is… Stoicism
You Got This: Face Your Fear, Find Your Confidence is the second book by Caroline Foran, whose first book Own It I previously reviewed and was quite impressed with. In this book, she aims to turn your mental fear blocks into building blocks to boost your confidence. The first part of the book gives background… Continue reading Book Review: You Got This
In this series, I dig a little deeper into the meaning of psychology-related terms. This week's term is herd behaviour. Are we people or sheeple? Turns out we're actually a lot more sheeplish than we might like to think that we are, and herd behaviour is exhibited across a range of different contexts. Kameda and… Continue reading What is… Herd Behaviour
The emerging blogger series is aimed at community building through giving mental health bloggers who are early in their blogging evolution the opportunity to have their work seen by a wider audience. It's also a way to introduce you as a reader to some newer members of our community. This week, we have two emerging… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Christie
I came up with this list as part of my bullet journal. I feel like there should be a lot more things on it, but this is what has jumped into my head thus far. never getting well not being able to get another nursing job being forced to move for financial or other reasons… Continue reading What scares me
While fear may not be a symptom of depression, it is certainly something that has become tightly woven into the fabric of my illness.