“Please Do Not Downvote Anyone Who’s Asked for Help” – How Reddit is changing suicide intervention.
Therapy wars: the revenge of Freud: Cheap and effective, CBT became the dominant form of therapy, consigning Freud to psychology’s dingy basement. But new studies have cast doubt on its supremacy – and shown dramatic results for psychoanalysis. Is it time to get back on the couch?
I’m going to destroy the goddamn universe with my irrational joy and I will spew forth pictures of clumsy kittens and baby puppies adopted by raccoons and MOTHERFUCKING NEWBORN LLAMAS DIPPED IN GLITTER AND THE BLOOD OF SEXY VAMPIRES AND IT’S GOING TO BE AWESOME. Jenny Lawson
Thus spake The Bloggess early on in her book, Furiously Happy – a book which is peppered (or studded if you prefer) with things like, “Benedict Cumberbatch is like Alan Rickman Benjamin Buttoning”.
When My Crazy Father Actually Lost His Mind – a daughter recounts the difficult experience of getting her bipolar father the help he needs.
Love on lithium – “what happened when I told my girlfriend that I have bipolar disorder.”
So there’s this old school jrpg called Machine Knight that I played recently, which has a little side quest about ptsd. Get it on Google Play (the few in app purchases are barely noticeable, I didn’t purchase anything), it’s available for iOS too.
Thanks to Fryane for the next one..
And from rg..
In Praise of Defiance – Labelling someone crazy and difficult is a way to resist justice and change – and psychiatrists are complicit.
Cognitive dysfunction in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia: a systematic review of meta-analyses