The True and the False Self

One of the most surprising but powerful explanations for why we may, as adults, be in trouble mentally is that we were, in our earliest years, denied the opportunity to be fully ourselves, that is, we were not allowed to be wilful and difficult, we could not be as demanding, aggressive, intolerant, and unrestrictedly selfish …

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Do Psychologists Still Use Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs?

Do Psychologists Still Use Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs?

[♩ INTRO ] Humans are driven by all kinds of wants and needs. They can be as simple as needing food to keep your body going, or as complex as wanting to write a symphony. Psychologists are curious about what motivates us, moment to moment and year to year. And they aim to describe these …

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What Your Home Says About You…

What Your Home Says About You…

One of the most important and meaningful activities we are ever engaged in is the creation of a home. Over a number of years, typically with a lot of thought and considerable dedication, we assemble furniture, crockery, pictures, rugs, cushions, vases, sideboards, taps, door handles and so on into a distinctive constellation we anoint with …

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The Hidden Biases in WEIRD Psychology Research

The Hidden Biases in WEIRD Psychology Research

[♪ INTRO] Psychology is the study of human behavior and the mind, so it’s easy to imagine that researchers are trying to learn universal truths. But humans come in a lot of different flavors. So we can’t make sweeping predictions about all of humanity based on the limited populations that are usually used in psychology …

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Group Counseling for Teen Girls with Anxiety, Depression or Low Self-Esteem

Group Counseling for Teen Girls with Anxiety, Depression or Low Self-Esteem

I’m Mallory Grimste, Licensed Clinical Therapist from Woodbridge, CT. So I have a Teen Girls Therapy Group. It’s for teenagers that are dealing with any Depression, Anxiety, Low Self Esteem and basically the main reason why I created this group for these girls is I was finding time after time that my clients were coming …

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WISE Webinar 2017-05: Ticket to Work for People with a Mental Illness

WISE Webinar 2017-05: Ticket to Work for People with a Mental Illness

>>So hi, everyone. Good afternoon. My name is Nancy Boutot. Welcome to the Ticket to Work for People with a Mental Illness Webinar Support on Your Journey to Employment. You can manage your audio today using the audio portion at the top of your screen. It will look like a microphone or it will look …

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I Survived Depression – My Journey Back To A Happy Life

I Survived Depression – My Journey Back To A Happy Life

I was born in India and I was pretty much born up and raised there for most of my life. So when I was very young, I was moving from one part of the city to the other, so my dad had to move me to this big private school. So, when I moved to …

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Your Mental Faculties l Bob Proctor

Your Mental Faculties l Bob Proctor

– Hello there and welcome, I’m Bob Proctor. You’ve often heard me say in seminars and speeches I’ve made that we are truly God’s highest form of Creation, and I firmly believe that. What makes us God’s highest form of Creation? What separates us from all the other little creatures on the planet? You know, …

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The Benefits of Medication for Mental Illness

The Benefits of Medication for Mental Illness

Hello my friends! Kaitlyn here! And have you ever taken medication for depression before? What?! But medication is for weak people! (INTRO MUSIC) So welcome to part 2 of my mental health series! On Tuesday we talked about the benefits of seeing a therapist and you can watch that over here if you haven’t already …

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