“Life without pain isn’t real at all.” Shia LaBeouf Many people have had traumatic childhoods, and are drawn to creative expression as part of their way to deal with it, to heal and regain self esteem. A number of talented actors have suffered traumatic experiences, including Ashley Judd, who was sexually abused; Charlize Theron, as […]
Creativity coach, author and psychologist Eric Maisel, PhD, notes “Some people become doctors, lawyers, accountants, or marketing executives. Some people stay at home and raise a family.
“But millions of people make another sort of choice, …
Therapist Sharon M. Barnes works with creative, sensitive, intense, intelligent people. Her site explains her program: We designed the CASIGY™ (Creative, Acutely Aware, Super-Sensitive, Intense and/or Gifted You-s) Social-Emotional ACES Home Video Program™ to help you become ACES, that is, skilled experts in the Social-Emotional arena. You’ll learn to ride the intense waves of emotion in your life, instead of being […]
Creating may often include anxiety and other sorts of fear. We need to develop courage and learn how to deal with these feelings to be more fully creative.
“Art work is ordinary work, but it takes courage to embrace that work.”
That is a qu…
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 […]