The efficacy of prayer is not dependent on the whim or favoritism of a mythical overlord, whom some mistake for the great Divine Source.
The other day, amid all the social distancing and isolation imposed by the pathogen, I had called up a septuagenarian lady living with her husband ( a Parkinson’s patient ) in our society, to enquire about her and asking her if she needed any help in getting vegetables, food, etc. I had also called up […]
Late adulthood is the stage of human development which usually begins at the age of 60 and ends with one’s death. Having been through the vicissitudes of life, late adulthood ushers in a significant milestone for the geriatric population. Their psychosocial needs entail a broad spectrum –from focus on health; spending time with family and […]
It is not only the physical and cognitive ailments that can cause distress to the geriatric population but also unmet psychosocial needs. And thus, certain theories have been put forth to better explore the latter.
We took some time out at Happy Ho to curate this hand picked selection of heart warming books to start your day with. Maybe it’s time you dropped that newspaper and picked up a novel!
On one hand, the society tells you that there is a certain reserved age for romance and love. But on the other, you feel this exciting tingling emotion inside of you that keeps telling you that there is still a chance for you to find someone you’ll love dearly. So what do you do, when faced with this dilemma?
How does a woman, living in this youth-obsessed world, avoid or escape the judgement sent her way each time she speaks to someone, opens a magazine, walks into a store or just goes online? How does she try to stop sending harsh messages to her mind about herself, each time she looks in the mirror? Vivian Diller, Ph.D and Jill Muir-Sukenick, Ph.D might have the answer.
If you had ideal parents, then you would get stuck and you would have no possibility for growth. One cannot leave ‘good’ parents; one gets stuck with them. But parents who are not so good, who are imperfect, well, it is easier to leave them, separate and create a life of your own.