Is the victimhood culture psychologically healthy?

Microaggressions are sometimes used as a form of social control. Participants gain social status by emphasising victimhood…

Your body never forgets trauma because it imprints upon your nervous system and leaves a lasting impression — almost like a permanent ‘dent’ in your bodywork. Trauma is so overwhelming that the brain struggles to process the experience correctly and the memories get stored in a jumbled up and distorted…

These are defined as being either from an external or internal source as well as being an action or non-action. The four resulting forms of motivation are extrinsic (external source, action), identified (external source, non-action), intrinsic (internal source, action), and introjected (internal source, non-action).

Extrinsic Motivation

Everywhere you look, you can see that the world is in chaos. The most obvious example of this is the emergence of the Corona Virus. This virus has created untold chaos from ill health, loss of employment, the destruction of relationships to fear and uncertainty about the future. Covid-19 has…

“No matter how hard the past, you can always begin again.” — Buddha

The term Narcissist is commonly used these days and it seems like everyone can be called one at this point. We all have narcissistic tendencies but most of us have very mild tendencies. Someone with Narcissistic Personality Disorder has severe symptoms — selfish, lacking empathy, need for admiration, feeling entitled…

Mandy Kloppers

Author, psychologist & blogger. Love tea, underdogs,kind people & my bed … CBT Counsellor/ Blog: www.thoughtsonlifeandlove.com

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