Your guide to overcoming perfectionism

Your guide to overcoming perfectionism

“Perfectionism is not the same thing as striving to be your best. Perfectionism is the belief that if we live perfect, look perfect, and act perfect, we can minimize or avoid the pain of blame, judgement, and shame. It’s a shield. It’s a twenty-ton shield that we lug...
7 ways to come back home to your body

7 ways to come back home to your body

When was the last time that you found yourself completely overwhelmed by negative thoughts? Maybe you were driving and suddenly remembered that looming deadline at work and your thoughts began to tell you that you won’t be able to hack it. Or maybe your partner said...
Latinx therapists are breaking down barriers

Latinx therapists are breaking down barriers

Hispanic/Latinx communities face major disparities when it comes to both access to and quality of mental health care treatment. More than half of Hispanic young adults ages 18-25 with serious mental illness may not receive treatment.  Why is this happening? Well,...
6 ways to deal with imposter syndrome

6 ways to deal with imposter syndrome

Sometimes it seems like everyone else has it all figured out, and here we are, struggling to understand the basics. You know what the funny thing is? Most of these other people feel the same way. This frustrating undercurrent of self-doubt is our old pal imposter...
7 fears about therapy debunked

7 fears about therapy debunked

Therapy can be intimidating. After all, it’s sharing some of our deepest concerns and most private worries with a person we don’t know all that well. But most of our fears are misguided, if not flat out wrong. We’ve rounded up a few of the most common fears we hear...