Book Review

Asperger’s On The Job by Rudy Simone What I love about Toronto Public Libraries is that I can access a large volume of books. So when I found out that they had quite a few books on Aspergers I ordered all of them. So far, this is the only one I have managed to finishContinue reading “Book Review”

Myths of Mental Health/Mental Illness

“What mental health needs is more sunlight, more candor, more unashamed conversation.” Glenn Close Towards the end of May this year, I volunteered to run an online workshop with students from a private school in Mississauga. So there we were, on zoom, about 50 to 60 girls from grades 5 to 12, and teachers, sittingContinue reading “Myths of Mental Health/Mental Illness”

Perfectionism

“At its root, perfectionism isn’t really about a deep love of being meticulous. It’s about fear. Fear of making a mistake. Fear of disappointing others. Fear of failure. Fear of success.” Michael Law As a recovering Perfectionist, I thought it would be best to start with this topic. I use the word ‘recovering’ as IContinue reading “Perfectionism”