As a therapist, I think it’s a very normal and natural experience to feel disappointed about the disconnect between where we find ourselves in life and where we thought we would be by a certain age. And this experience can have opportunities in it. To learn more, keep reading.
Bubble baths and mani/pedis are all well and good, but according to this psychotherapist, these actions are not necessarily fundamental self-care. To learn what is and why this matters so much in our growth and development, keep reading.
What do a psychotherapist and a famous actress and comedian have in common? Their shared belief about what confidence is and how to achieve it. To learn more about how Mindy Kaling and I agree on confidence and to find out how this can support you in your own life, keep reading.
Do you ever have a hospital fantasy? A dream where something will happen and you’ll be totally taken care of? You’re not alone. Explore how common this is and what hospital fantasies are trying to teach us.
Almost all of us have maladaptive thoughts – lies our brain tells us – that get in the way of living the life we want cause emotional distress. In today’s article I want to share with you what maladaptive thoughts are, provide exercises for you to identify your own, and also provide exercises for you to challenge and combat them.
Many of us often feel alone or shameful in our struggles with adulting, believing we’re the only ones having such a hard time with these issues. But, in my work as a therapist, I’ve come to believe that’s just not the case. We’re all struggling with adulting in some ways! And today’s post takes a deeper dive into some of the big adulting issues many of us face. Read on, and know that you’re not alone in your struggles.