5 Stages of Healing & Recovery After Narcissistic Abuse

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From gaslighting and shaming to rationalization and emotional blackmail, narcissists have an entire arsenal of strategies to manipulate, assert dominance, and achieve their personal goals. What’s left in their wake is suffering, abuse and emotional trauma, especially if the people close to them (personally and professionally) are caring, trusting, and compassionate individuals. As a mental … Read more

Do I Have an Inferiority Complex? 19 Warning Signs

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One day, my girlfriend asked, “Do I have an inferiority complex?” She caught me by surprise since she usually exudes confidence and positive energy. I decided to research the signs of an inferiority complex to provide a proper answer, which I’ll share with you here. But before detailing the signs, I’d like to point out … Read more

21 Best Movies About Anxiety to Watch in 2022

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Mental health is no joke. It can affect you in more ways than you could ever imagine. It can turn your life upside down if not addressed. But did you know that many mental illnesses start from anxiety? Indeed, there are a number of mental diseases that have their roots in worries and fears. Anxiety … Read more

Why Do I Like Being Alone So Much? [19 Possible Reasons]

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Ever wonder to yourself, “Why do I like being alone so much?”  When social and mainstream media show happy people… they’re usually with other people, not alone. Although I’m content by myself, there are times when I don’t want to be alone. This ambivalence and the contrast between my life and media images sent me searching for answers, which … Read more

11 Hidden Introvert Strengths That Help You in Life

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Once again, it’s happened. You’ve been accused of being too shy, being a recluse or anti-social… but that’s not how you really feel inside at all! Whether you’re the introvert, or know someone who is, rest assured that an introvert is not an oddball.  Nor are they emotionally flawed or socially inept. In fact, this … Read more

11 Signs of Bad Parenting That Negatively Impact Your Kids

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Signs of bad parenting are all around you: rude, obnoxious children running rampant through a store or restaurant; a child bullying another child or a parent shaming their child in public. When you find yourself in a situation where you are witnessing the effects of bad parenting first hand, have you ever stopped to wonder … Read more

How to Stop Running Away from Your Difficult Problems

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What’s your first instinct when facing a problem? If you’re like me, your first thought is to run… or avoid it at all costs. And while that’s a natural response, it’s not always the best response. In fact, dealing with problems makes you a stronger version of yourself.  I promise. So, in this article, I’ll … Read more