Bullying: Traits Within Sexism

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Bullying is a behavior based on a “pre-observed/pre-determined” intent where one person (the bully) turns the other person (the bullied) into “his”  “bad intent” as to continue to follow that intent as it lands on the bullied person… where in doing so, the “bully’s” intent starts to become “good” and the “bullied” becomes a person who is viewed as one …

The Sexual Myth of Trusting Your Self-Confidence!

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rust is the confidence that one has in his/her own judgement as it pertains to one’s self. The more confident that I am in my own judgement, the less that I have been abused (or the more that I had to work to restore it if I was ever abused). And the less that I have been abused, the more …

When Suicide does Not Add Up

Liliyan Hassan Free Will, General Psychiatry, Resilience, Suicide Leave a Comment

ate Spade and Anthony Bourdain committed suicide recently on two separate occasions. So, we have a lot of people talking about suicide lately: what makes a person commit suicide (in order that we may come in at the last minute and prevent it)? Why do celebrities commit suicide (in order that we may twist the story as to make it …

Resistance and Desire

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o want and to NOT want are two things that may seem to be clearly different within our physical existence as one is able to express in action that which they like/not like. When it comes to our mental health, however, we have a past that builds itself into the present as we understand ourselves to have a future. As …

Scared and Fearful

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Many psychological disorders are in relation to one feeling fearful or scared. There is a difference between feeling scared and being fearful. To be scared is an issue related to the unexpected. Hence, a person might be scared of snakes due to the fact that the person does not know how a snake will react to him/her. In addition, feeling …

Integrity

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Integrity is related directly to the self and, hence, it should also create a cycle in how it relates to people and their self (See my post, “WHO AM I?” for more info on cycle of self). Integrity has three levels: 1st. Self in relation to the self: We call this of the self (authentic self). 2nd. Self in relation …

Who am I?

Liliyan Hassan General Psychiatry, Resilience Leave a Comment

The question of “Who am I ?” is one of the core questions pondered upon in the field of psychology. Today, I want to explore this question. I want to know what this “I” is all about. The answer to the question of “Who Am I?” needs to create a cycle that folds into itself. The answer is not correct …

Mind!

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This is my first post in Mind!— The Go for Women Psychology Reform Project. I want to speak about this project and what it is that I am hoping to accomplish. I feel that the field of psychology is very sexist in the way it diagnoses mental health issues and in the solutions that it often prescribes to people. I …