Yesterday I wrote a review of the book ‘Before I go to sleep’ which left me with many questions about memories. How are they formed in your brain, how do we store them and what happens if memories are lost. Memory is the faculty of the brain by which data or information is encoded, stored, … Continue reading Book & Brain – Can we ‘see’ memories in the brain?
I wanted to write 'some kind of book review' but honestly, I can’t tell you much about this book without spoiling the experience for you. Every word I say will be too much so I’ll keep the review fairly short. “What are we, if not an accumulation of our memories?”Before I go to sleep, SJ … Continue reading Book & Brain – Before I go to sleep by SJ Watson.
This post is a follow up of yesterday's post about gaslighting. I explained some characteristics and told some of my story. Today I'll share what helped me to cope with the difficult relationship with my mother. From CleanPNG Remain defiant. I studied psychology to have a better understanding of how people and families work. I … Continue reading Bits of my story – How to deal with gaslighting?
Those who follow my blog may be familiar with the section ‘Bits of Psychology’. This post started out like that but soon it took its own course into my life story. To say it like it is, gaslighting is a form of emotional abuse. It is a manipulation tactic to confuse others, make them question … Continue reading Bits of my story – Gaslighting.
Let’s talk about recovery. What is it and how does it show in your day-to-day life. Because I feel like that is what it is, a constant trying to keep balance and to make progress without that being the utter and only goal. I need to have goals and I need to watch how many … Continue reading My road to recovery.