Motivational interviewing is a motivational technique that helps individuals to bring about motivational change. As the name suggests, it has been designed to help people move from a place of resistance and ambivalence into action – or at least closer to action.
Gaslighting is a form of mental manipulation that causes gaslightees to question their own memory, perception, and sanity. It can happen in any relationship but it can be especially damaging when it happens in a romantic partnership. Gaslighting is the perfect storm for the gaslightee to develop trust issues, anxiety, or depression because gaslighters are […]
In “You Suck and I Smell Trouble,” Isaac Walker is a masterful storyteller who peppers his prose with many delightful insights into our society. This tale takes place in 1920s New York City, during the Great Depression. As America’s eyes are upon China, a Chinese man named Wu Liang tries to impress his new American […]