psychiatry.jpgHello, and welcome! This website was launched to help people learn more about all things psychiatry: mental conditions, professional treatments, self-help strategies, writing, reflections on life,  and a particularly bizarre section devoted to people with addiction.

So you want to know about mental illness and its treatments, about surviving and going beyond?  Or more about the benefits of aging and strange imagery exercises?  Here are some random articles to start you off.  (For a list of all 120+ articles on this website, check out the All Topics page.)

Featured articles
Behavioral Therapy: why you shouldn’t drive by your ex’s house
Tips for coping with divorce
Addiction: seeking screen-writers, “Good Guy versus Addiction”
The “new you” after recovery (revamped handout)

Sample blogs about mental illness and treatment:

Some how-to guides:

Some “Living beyond survival” and other posts:


FreudThe goal is to touch on all things related to the human psyche, and then some.  This is a place filled with lots of questions, many without easy solutions, but I hope my questions help you find some answers.  Or at least give you food for thought.

Not sure where to go or how to find what you’re looking for?  Consider visiting the big list of everything, or wander over to the “pick a topic” menu on the right side of the page (for tablets and phones, it might have migrated to the bottom) and click away.


Please remember that the information you find here is not meant to be a substitute for real medical care.  It isn’t meant to and doesn’t provide professional diagnosis, services, or medical advice to you or any other individual.  Everyone is unique; the ideas you find here may not apply to your situation. Please make an appointment with a mental health professional for proper diagnosis and treatment of any psychiatric condition.  Keep in mind that no interaction or information on this website establishes a doctor-patient relationship. 

That said, thanks for visiting.  Now go forth and stamp out mental suffering! 

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Artwork credits:

Background art is from “Photo Gallery of: Teal Floral Backgrounds,” website animalia-life.club.  The headers (randomized pics of blue flowers at the top of the screen) are images from google and yahoo searches.  All cartoons created by author.