While it makes perfect sense to run from something that is threatening us, there is a philosophy of healing that works on the exact opposite principle.
I saw a film recently that affected me profoundly. In fact, I was so moved by its message that I closed my office one afternoon and took my entire staff to see it.
The months leading up to Hannah’s birth began as an exercise in trust and ended in the lesson that healing can come from the most unlikely of sources, as long as we are open in the moment to receive it.
To me, words are like bacterial strains proliferating quickly for good or ill depending on the conditions of the mental environment in which they find themselves.
Labels are limitations and healing aren’t about label-making. It’s about staying open to our limitless potential to heal.
Reflecting on my studies in microbiology and electrochemistry, I have a realization that I want to share with you. Every microbiologist and electrochemist are very familiar with Dmitri Mendeleev.
When will we learn to love the watermelon that is life? Every experience is its own watermelon, and with it comes its own seeds.
The worlds of psychiatry, psychoanalysis, self-improvement and even religion perpetuate the misperception that we are incapable of processing our own negative emotional experiences and need them to find peace of mind and a sense of safety in the world.
Dr. Habib SadeghiDr. Habib Sadeghi is the co-founder of Be Hive of Healing, an integrative…
One of my first sleepless nights came long before my health crisis in medical school. It followed an advanced English literature class with Mrs. Shaman at Claremont High School.