For all those of you who have been reading my blog, you may be familiar with a category on my blog titled 'Life Enhancers'. My book 35 Life Enhancers is an extension of that category where I offer life affirming words in the form of prayers, affirmations and poems. It has been a desire of … Continue reading My first published book- 35 Life Enhancers: Prayers, Affirmations and Poems
Tag: mental health
The Meaning of Anxiety
All of us have felt ‘anxious’ at different points of time in our lives. We feel it as restlessness: in the mind (too many thoughts), body (inability to sleep, muscle tension) in the doing mode feeling of being overwhelmed feeling like ‘there is something still to be completed’ This is a state of dissatisfaction, unrest. … Continue reading The Meaning of Anxiety
Why seeking help is not crazy?
By help here I am referring to any form of treatment for your mental, emotional and relational health. This could be called psychotherapy, counseling, couples therapy, family therapy, mental health counseling etc. (I do agree that lot of these titles do a good job of scaring people awayJ ) Do you think you are crazy … Continue reading Why seeking help is not crazy?
What we hide does find a way out!
Don't ask me why but today while reading the DSM IV-TR (Diagnostic Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders) I came across a whole spectrum of disorders that originate from not wanting to acknowledge the negative that exists in and around us. This could be negative emotions i.e. fear, jealousy, anger, insecurity, feeling blue etc. or undesired … Continue reading What we hide does find a way out!