Does counseling help artists be more fully creative? “Acting is telling a story, and you’re part of telling that story. “In some ways therapy helps more than acting class. You realize why you operate in certain ways.” Heather Graham expressed one of the most valuable and positive reasons for therapy or counseling for an actor: […]
Jed Diamond, Ph.D. talked in an interview about the topic of his book “The Irritable Male Syndrome.” Here is an excerpt from the interview transcript: “We used to think that male menopause was metaphorical… a midlife crisis like what women go through. “But these hormonally based changes that affect our psychological state, our emotional state, […]
Most of us experience some kind of trauma in life.
How does it impact creative people, and how can creative expression help?
Acclaimed actor Patrick Stewart is one of many artists who have been deeply impacted by trauma in early life.
An interview arti…
“Creativity is a divine madness… a gift from the gods.” Plato
“People who are getting into this archetype of the tortured poet end up really torturing themselves to death.” Sting
This mythology of madness as a fuel for creativity,…
The Shift Network presents Finding Treasure in the Shadow – a free presentation with Renowned Global Change Agent Tim Kelley & Leading Transformational Teacher Beth Scanzani. What is our Shadow? Tim Kelley summarizes: The presentation registration page explains: Finding the treasure in your shadow is the ultimate hero’s journey… It’s a quest to rediscover the […]