Slippery slope of depression

Depression, boredom and distraction.

Boredom Can Be Dangerous for Mental Illness Believe me, I’ve been there, and I’m all too familiar with the fact that doing nothing can lead to feeling stir-crazy. While relaxation is essential, it’s also important to feel accomplished. Just don’t overload yourself when you finally get going. It takes a delicate balance to keep from being overwhelmed. I was … Continue reading Depression, boredom and distraction.

Motivation? What motivation

Do you ever wonder with chronic pain where your motivation goes? Why accomplishments just seem... meaningless? One does tend to blame the pain itself. Like it sucks the life out of everything but there was a study done that suggests otherwise. A series of experiments in mice by Malenka and his colleagues, described in a … Continue reading Motivation? What motivation