Books & Writing

Five Movies That Captured Mental Health Illness The Right Way

Most movies that try to tell the story of the human mind often miss the point that they want us to get. They exaggerate the roles of the actors who are supposed to be mentally challenged, or they want the actors to be obviously different from the rest of the cast, which simply follows the […]

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Books & Writing

5 Must-Watch Films for Couples

Watching home movies is always more fun with your special someone. Not only can you avoid waiting in long lines, but you also save a little bit of cash by not having to buy overpriced snacks. You also don’t have to be stuck with the choice of movies at the theater — with DVD Netflix; […]

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Books & Writing

DIY Projects That Are Not Worth Doing

If you’re a sucker for DIY crafts, you should know that not all things DIY are worth your while, right? And although there are tons of kitchen and do-it-yourself home renovations every time you click the search engine, there are also several projects that seem to be easy and quick to do yourself, in the […]

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Books & Writing

How Music Therapy Brought a Couple Together Again

I once got to meet a man in hospice whose wife was also his caregiver. He was suffering from dementia, which at times made him agitated and difficult to deal with. Although she knew it would be a challenge, his wife, a nurse, was determined to keep him at home as long as possible. To […]

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Books & Writing

Strengthening Your Relationship By Starting In The Kitchen

 Spend some quality time cooking together, and your stove won’t be the only thing that’ll get hot. It’s a well-known fact that home-cooked meals are generally better for your health than consuming calories from canned foods. It may be a surprise that spending time in the kitchen with your significant other can be particularly beneficial […]

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Books & Writing

How Psychotherapy Sessions Benefit From Music

Music has long been known to affect one’s moods and emotions. Because of this, it has become more common for psychologists to integrate music with psychotherapy in addressing behavioral, emotional, and cognitive issues among their patients. Known as music therapy, these specially-designed programs are proving helpful to people with a wide variety of issues, from […]

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Hobbies

What Art Therapy Can Do To Children With Special Needs 

  When we look at art, it talks to us in a way we cannot explain. There is no sound nor text, but somehow, we understand what the artist conveys. There is an invisible yet incredible communication that happens. That is how powerful art is. That is the reason why we use art therapy as a tool to […]

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Movies & Music

Psychiatry: Teach Special Children Music And Art With Tender Loving Care 

Teaching children with special needs is a bit more challenging compared to children in a regular school. It requires double of everything because of their capabilities when it comes to communication. But when teachers find the right approach to getting into their fragile minds and emotions, the flow of the therapy is more efficient. Children dealing with mental health conditions will be able to express themselves […]

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Movies & Music

6 Songs That Are Ideal For Counseling Kids With Special Needs 

  Music is a part of our way of life. Every one of us has a preference when it comes to it because just like food, it also nourishes our soul. And although there is music therapy which is designed to address mental health issues through using music primarily, it can be used as an aid or a tool to relax and find […]

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Books & Writing, Hobbies

How Traveling Inspired My Writing

Surely, every writer knows what it feels like to get stuck in a rut. Just the monotonous churning of life with very little room to gather inspiration and motivation. And no matter how you force yourself to start writing an extraordinary piece, there are just not enough stimuli to even let you write your first […]

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