Perfectionism is self-abuse: Frida Kahlo vs Barbie?

** Challenging beauty ideals : Frida Kahlo and her mono-eyebrow ( cultural heritage )** Frida Kahlo’s extraordinary explorations in self-portraiture are testament to the fact that, in real life and on canvas, Kahlo considered her image on precisely her own terms, celebrating her features – her Mexican identity, upper lip hair and that striking unibrow. … Continue reading Perfectionism is self-abuse: Frida Kahlo vs Barbie?

HSP retreat for therapists in California. You can register here.

First time, I've heard of HSP, it was thank's to my inmate penpal who was and still is struggling with depression, and following a psychoterapy during his journey in Chino, CA. By the way, today he's getting pretty better, since he got a job, as inmate, in the "local" library. Since then, not only I'm … Continue reading HSP retreat for therapists in California. You can register here.

Bullying and Mental Health — The Bipolar Writer

Hi dear, I just went through your blog article about bullying and I feel like I want to say something. Bullying in the 80s, in Italy, at school? Once, I remember I had a fight against 4 school mates who wanted to beat me, and I reacted so violently that I could gain their respect. … Continue reading Bullying and Mental Health — The Bipolar Writer