ILM The first Positive Psychiatry Clinic

To our knowledge, we are the first and only medical clinic founded on the principles of Positive Psychiatry. At Inspired Living Medical, our vision is to create a language of mental health literacy around the world, through promotion of Positive Psychiatry, complementing the more symptom-focused traditional psychiatry model. Positive Psychiatry is the science and practice … Continue reading ILM The first Positive Psychiatry Clinic

How does early life experience impact us?

There has long been a question of nature vs nurture, and the answer is BOTH. This great TED talk focuses on how early life nurturing actually changes the expression of our genes, of our DNA. There are two layers to our genes, the older, harder to change layer, and the epigenetic layer, that is impacted … Continue reading How does early life experience impact us?

Outgrowing friendships

When I was little I loved watching cartoons and cuddling with my stuffed animals with one of my childhood friends. I don’t do that anymore. I haven’t for years. Does that make me a bad person? I don’t even see that friend anymore. They developed different interests and values over time and we drifted apart. … Continue reading Outgrowing friendships