“Everything Seems Meaningless, I have No Pleasure” – Mid-life Crises Pt II

Last time we discussed the first step of initiation, i.e., Separation. Today we’ll conclude with steps 2) Liminality and 3) Integration. Liminality When our former sense of identity is further dissolved, when we’re drifting in uncharted waters floating through a ghostlike existence being ‘betwixt and between’, neither here nor there and feeling utterly lost, we …

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“I Have No Energy For The Daily Grind” – Mid-life Crises?

Sound familiar? You might be in the midst of a mid-life crisis. It’s that time when we find out that security does not lie in another person. It can only be found within. The time has arrived when we need to be still, reflect inward and not subdue anxiety and depression with excessive drinking, gambling …

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The Hysterical Personality

The hysterical personality has an infantile need for exclusive love and demand for attention.  Self-dramatization, exhibitionism, uncontrolled emotional outbursts, obstinate hard headedness, and lack of consideration for others can all be personality characteristics.  Frequently they adopt a helpless and dependent posture, however when dependent needs are not met they throw a temper tantrum or a …

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