Tag: mental health

  • Art Therapy: Healing Through Creativity
    Art Therapy: Healing Through Creativity

    Known for her dot-style of painting Amy Diener is a talented young artist living in Bangkok.  She speaks about her art and how she has found comfort in it after years of dealing with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. By As told by Amy Diener to Rina Wongpanich   What is your background and how did you start […]

  • Helping Children Transition to New Environments
    Helping Children Transition to New Environments

    Transitions into new environments are challenging for adults and children alike. Experienced international educator Karen O’Neill shares tips for parents to support their children through transitions.   By Karen O’Neill   How do we support and prepare our children to leave the comfort and security of their parents, caregivers, and home environment to start early […]

  • Protecting Your Loved Ones Through Deeper Self Connection
    Protecting Your Loved Ones Through Deeper Self Connection

    The last few months have not been easy and you may have felt a strain on your relationships. There is an opportunity here to focus on connecting with and understanding yourself better in order to protect those you love.   By Claudia Gomes, Photo by Raphael Brasileiro from Pexels   Recently, the government asked everyone […]

  • My Career Will Not Be Wasted  私のキャリアは失われない
    My Career Will Not Be Wasted 私のキャリアは失われない

    What does “career” mean to you? Living in Thailand for a limited time revealed a good opportunity for Machiko Mori to think about what she wants from her career and life.   By Machiko Mori / Translated by Hanae Matsumura [日本語記事へ]   Two years ago, I left the company where I had worked for years […]

  • Pets: A Love Like No Other
    Pets: A Love Like No Other

    Sadef tells us about the many benefits of keeping a pet and one of those is the unconditional love they give.   By Sadef Chhotani Through the ages, humans have been known to adopt animals as pets for their basic needs as well as companionship. In ancient times, people kept and trained wolves for hunting […]

  • The Hidden Cause of Mom’s Annoyance 子育て中のママのパパへのイライラが止まらないのはなぜ?
    The Hidden Cause of Mom’s Annoyance 子育て中のママのパパへのイライラが止まらないのはなぜ?

    Find yourself frequently annoyed at your partner after becoming new parents? Maybe it’s because your partner is too busy or because you have no helpers. But there’s also a physiological cause. Midwife Yukiyo shares tips on how moms and dads can deal with it. By Yukiyo Tomie / Translated by Hanae Matsumura [日本語記事へ]   As a […]