Archive for May 2019

Checkin’ Building Brain Waves

Mindfulness and Meditation have become extremely potent in caring for my Mental Health.  However, with its popularity there are growing misconceptions that actually miss the point of how it is utilized. Something my guest today addresses openly on his YouTube channel Building Brain Waves . “Building Brain Waves”  explores Nelson’s own journey with  Anxiety and Obsessive…

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Checkin’ #KeepTalkingMH

Community is such an important thing in this world, and social media does make it easier for us to form those communities. Forming friendships from around the world, understanding people and topics we may not have been open to before. Ultimately, feeling less alone with whatever we are going through or living with. This episode,…

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Checkin’ Behind The Smile

In aid of the Mental Health Charity MIND  the “Behind The Smile” Art Exhibition  was born from the mind and paintbrushes of Artist Toby Brown. This week’s guest. Toby, with his own mental health struggles and journey, decided to help open the conversation with his most valuable tool. His most valuable therapy. His art. It…

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Checkin’ Religious Trauma Recovery

Religious Trauma Syndrome is a result of chronic abuses of extremist religions and impact of severing one’s connection with one’s faith. Comparable to a combination of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)  and Complex PTSD (C-PTSD) My guest today, Andrew Jasko, was formerly a Pentecostal Christian minister and missionary to India. Although religious faith was his life’s…

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