paul ekman born february 15 1934 is an american psychologist and professor emeritus at the university of california san francisco who is a pioneer in the study of emotions and their relation to facial expressionshe has created an atlas of emotions with more than ten thousand facial expressions and has gained a reputation as the.
I am driving to my work as a clinical psychologist doing battle with the abuserelated voices in my head i can hear a voice which goes something like this you are useless you are worthless you deserve to die kill yourself when i arrive at work i.
Many people get depressed at one point or another throughout life whether its caused by death of a family member environmental stress or mental illness feelings of depression can become difficult for many people.
Have patience with all things but chiefly have patience with yourself do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections but instantly set about remedying them every day begin the task anew saint francis de sales depression is often a.
The controversial psychologist has become an internet sensation by taking on gender roles and identity politics.
This is part 1 in a series on depression in creatives part 2 10 ways to walk away from depression part 3 when medication isnt enough rethinking depression with eric maisel note i wrote this article to raise awareness of lowgrade depression which many people dont recognize in themselves.
When you write a dating advice column one of the inevitable questions that comes up is the idea of inexperience for many men especially as they get older dating inexperience is a vicious catch22.
A lot of literature connects todays anxiety disorders to some kind of psychological and emotional abuse during the persons childhood it has been found that earlylife stress has a profound effect on the central nervous system cns and.
I know i have a serious problem i have had suicidal thoughts and dreams of my death for more then 10 years this illness has kept me from having a normal life and i have pushed away everyone who gets close to me.