My mind, my thoughts, my words

Two approaches, one goal

There are various different psychotherapies and I would say that they can be divided into two approaches: trying to make sense of the past, and not dealing with the past but … Continue reading

09/11/2014 · Leave a comment

The Self and the Other

How can we separate ourselves from others? For us to know about something, it has to have boundaries. Hence, to know about my Self, I have to know that the … Continue reading

24/04/2014 · 1 Comment

Psychology (undergraduate level)

Coming to an end of my education (for now), I figured why not share my revision notes. Apologies for any spelling mistakes etc. Feel free to make a little donation … Continue reading

26/03/2014 · Leave a comment

Jeffrey Masson on Freud, Sexual Abuse, and Psychoanalytic Therapy

We had a guest lecture by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson the other day. Masson first studied Sanskrit to realise at 30 that he didn’t want to pursue it anymore, so he … Continue reading

21/06/2013 · Leave a comment

Unreal Reality

We are talking about some topic, it hits me and I say: “I actually dreamt about that last night!” My mother laughs. “You and your dreams.” Indeed, me and my … Continue reading

11/03/2012 · Leave a comment