What happens when we remove a diagnostic ‘label’ when it comes to the mind and mental apparatus?

March 4th, 2019|0 Comments

Within contemporary culture, diagnoses are helpful and necessary within certain fields and avenues. In the medical field, diagnoses aid in terms of being able to treat a [...]

In Time

January 3rd, 2019|0 Comments

Christmas is just around the corner, yet it may not feel exciting or bring with it feelings of joy. After all, we have been exposed to all [...]

Child’s Play

November 13th, 2018|0 Comments

What is play therapy? In a recent blog (Picture, Picture on the Wall) I spoke about art and creativity as an articulation of something of the unconscious [...]

Expressing inexpressible

October 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

It seems like it never ceases to be relevant as well as imperative to be reminded of [...]

What is the psychoanalytic symptom?

September 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

A symptom can generally be understood as an indication of the existence of something; a warning sign [...]

“Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.” Pablo Picasso

August 26th, 2018|0 Comments

There is something mesmerising in artwork whether it is a painting, a song or a novel, it [...]

Picture, Picture on the Wall

July 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Today as I was sitting in the Cabhrú therapy room I found my self gazing up at [...]

What does it take to stay?

June 24th, 2018|0 Comments

There is a certain delicate point one arrives at within their therapy, this crucial moment determines whether [...]

What Are You Afraid Of?

June 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Let’s talk about phobias. Generally, a phobia is regarded as an irrational fear related to anything from [...]