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Encouragement

Better Yourself – Encouragement

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What it Means to Have Integrity

Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody’s going to know whether you did it or not. — Oprah Winfrey Do you have integrity? Doing the right thing is not always easy. Harry Potter fans know “integrity” by another quote: Sometimes we must choose between what is right and what is easy. — …

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7 Profound Lessons from Harry Potter

Harry Potter is full of all sorts of life lessons that have stuck with people ever since the first book came out in 1997. All the way through the final movie release in 2011, Harry Potter holds a special place for many people. I still consider myself a Potterhead and identify closely with Hermione and …

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Therapists are human; some are good at it and some... Aren't. Confused about how to find a good therapist? Here's the process I went through.

How to Find a Good Therapist

If you’ve reached the point of recognizing you need therapy, you might be wondering how to find a good therapist. This task alone feels daunting and can derail you if you’re not prepared. The last thing you want to do is go to an appointment with a less-than-stellar therapist and write off therapy as a …

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Childhood obsessions can develop into careers, lifelong passions, and personality traits, but only if they're encouraged. Learn about the healthy ones here.

Why You Should Encourage Your Child’s Obsessions

When I was a youngster I was obsessed with the Titanic. Not the movie, but the famous steam liner itself. I read articles about it, browsed the internet, and even drew a picture of the ship on a big piece of butcher paper. I was obsessed. My parents encouraged that obsession, and I want to …

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