He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the universe. (Marcus Aurelius)
Convergence of Ego and Self explores the importance adolescent identity development has on healthy psychological development and Self Realization.
As a child, I remember watching the nightly news with my grandfather. I can remember the ticking time watch of 60 minutes counting down, as the news anchors would discuss factual events of the day, leaving the commentary for the viewers to work through on their own accord. Back then, it seemed like we were… Continue Reading
The foundation of family values centers on the discipline we teach our children. However, discipline within itself is a difficult task for any parent to enact with their children. Lets face it, it’s hard enough to discipline ourselves, let alone try and force someone else into our value system. But this is the plight of… Continue Reading
In this video, I explore ADHD & how Big Pharma is poisoning our kids, ruining their future, by exploiting them for $$$ by pumping them full of amphetamines instead of solving the larger social problems associated with the diagnosis.
The Stockton Therapy Network provides analytically based Mental Health, Psychotherapy, Counseling, Psychology, and Personal Coaching Services for Children, Adolescents, Individuals, & Families in Stockton, CA. We also specialize in various forensic evaluations for the San Joaquin County Superior Court. Dr. Maples is a qualified expert in the San Joaquin County Superior Court. He specializes in… Continue Reading
The History between Hermann Hesse and Carl Jung The psychological theories of Carl Gustav Jung share a common history with the writing of Siddhartha. Hesse (2002) began work on this story in 1919 and completed the first portion of the story by 1920. He then underwent a period of severe writer’s block from which he sought… Continue Reading
Maples Family Law provides quality legal help for fathers in Stockton and greater San Joaquin County California.
Most of our world is mind-spin. The power of wisdom is to wake us to the direct experiences of things as they are. It dispels our drowsy blindness and allows us to live more of our life, rather then just experiencing the world from the conceptual realm where what we call reality is a dream… Continue Reading
In this essay, I explore from a depth psychological perspective our growing growing inability to dream, its effects on childhood development, current social woes, and what parents can do to help their children heal during this age of division.
A child’s imagination is limitless. Their emotions are no different. However, unlike their adult counterparts, children have not had the experience of learning effective ways to deal with the rising tides an emotional state can cause. How then, can we as parents, work with our children to teach them effective ways to handle emotionally distressing… Continue Reading