How does our emotional and mental health relate to being creative? How valid is the mythology of the “crazy artist”? Many prominent artists throughout history have had mental health issues, and many are cited as some kind of “proof” that those issues somehow inspire creativity. In his paper The Abnormal Psychology of Creativity, Steven James […]
“The artist begins with a vision — a creative operation requiring effort. Creativity takes courage.” Henri Matisse
What fears and anxieties are holding you back from expressing yourself more creatively? Matisse and many other artists and…
Can Asperger’s Syndrome or related conditions include neurological differences and qualities that enhance creativity?
A page on the Asperger’s Association of New England site – What is Asperger Syndrome? – declares “There …
The Mental Wellness Summit 2 The summit was online from September 25 – October 2, 2017. You can now purchase recording packages, with free gifts. As the program site notes: There is no “magic pill” solution to our mental health challenges but there are “paths to wellness using effective forms of integrative, holistic care that […]