A Good Psychologist

I'm quite amazed by my psychologist. She has the same point of view as me on mental health diagnosesβ€” that the label is less important than a person's unique combination of traits and symptoms, and the labels are imperfect tools that are useful as long as they are useful and relevant. She alsoβ€” having established … Continue reading A Good Psychologist

Have You Reached The Bottom Yet?

It's all coming crumbling downAs it predictably always doesWhen narcissists and liars run out of roadHaving deceived and persuaded for so longThey've grown ever-more confidentThe excuses and explanations ever-more brazenNothing about it entertainingAnd you just wonder, how can they not predict itObserve others like themselves meeting their end gamesWelcome to cognitive dissonanceLack of self-accountabilityTotally detached, … Continue reading Have You Reached The Bottom Yet?

Problem-Solving The Drain With Metacognition

I unblocked the drain! That's one of the issues fixed. I said I'd fixed it before but only temporarily it turned out. Running the new washing machine seemed to have blocked it up completely. When at the supermarket looking for more vinegar I came across 'drain cleaner'. See this is how my brain works. I … Continue reading Problem-Solving The Drain With Metacognition