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Agoraphobia

Agoraphobia

The word “Agoraphobia“ comes from the ancient Greek word "agora," referring to a place of assembly or marketplace.
 The condition is often misunderstood as a fear of open spaces but is, in reality, more complex. Agoraphobia may invoke a fear of…

Mental Strength

Mental Strength

  Respiratory and psycho-physical exercises Taken from applied psychology and predominantly from the interventions of clinical psychology and sports psychology, these are a bridge between tradition and modernity; there’re partly rediscovered and partly taken from modern adaptations of the self-knowledge,…

Psychology and Forgiveness

Psychology and Forgiveness

Psychologists generally define forgiveness as a conscious, deliberate decision to release feelings of resentment or vengeance toward a person or group who has harmed you, regardless of whether they actually deserve your forgiveness. Think of something that's been bugging you…

Profesional Athlet/Sambo/Jiujitsu/MMA/Strengh and Conditioning Coach /Personal Health & Mental Trainer I perform martial arts since 2010. From an early age I’ve been in contact with sport because of my family, which have a long history of fighting sports (grandfather was…

A study published online in The FASEB Journal, involving mice, suggests that EGCG (epigallocatechin-3-gallate), the most abundant catechin and biologically active component in green tea, could alleviate high-fat and high-fructose (HFFD)-induced insulin resistance and cognitive impairment. Previous research pointed to…

Sport Psychologist Job

Sport Psychologist Job

A psychologist is a person who has completed the needed academics and training in one of the many psychology subfields (clinical, experimental, counseling, social, community, developmental, industrial/organizational, quantitative/statistics, etc.). The most common idea about a psychologist is of a person specializated…

Relationship Have With My Client

Psychology: The Relationship I Have With My Client

I was sitting with a client a while ago. We were at the beginning of the session, a time that is sometimes less focused and more "social" than the rest of the session, a time when we're figuring out what…

Listening

Psychology: Is Listening Your Super-Power ?

Here's one of those little mindful things you can do no matter where you are - listening. Listening is one of those things that is simple to learn and nearly impossible to master. I spend my workdays listening, and even…

Mental Training For MMA

Mental Training For MMA

Mixed martial arts, or short MMA is a fighting sport discipline that combines a variety of techniques from various martial arts, such as: striking, grappling, takedowns, ground fighting skills ( BJJ, Submission Grappling). Due to the fact that there are…

Procrastinate

How to Procrastinate With Purpose

People value short-term rewards instead of long-term benefits, a behavior known as ‘time inconsistency”.  Procrastination is the act of delaying a task in favor of doing something more enjoyable. Everyone has ideas. Some are good, some are bad, few are…

Trapped

Psychology: Trapped

When people come to therapy, they're often consumed by an almost-visible string of old injuries - a hypercritical parent, a missed opportunity, a horrible breakup. And, when I point out to them that they've got some past pain stuck on…