Viktor Frankl

Healthy Living
Nothing gives a person inner wholeness and peace like a distinctunderstanding of where they are going. Robert Bryne once
Healthy Living
“An abnormal reaction to an abnormal situation is normal behavior.” Viktor Frankl, Holocaust Survivor. The night of November
Religion
The Gospel of Matthew is written from a time of crisis and presents an urgent message in response to that coming crisis. While
Wellness
"Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies
Wellness
Some of your friends who are committed to pessimism may question or judge your new attitude. Some may find fault with it. But some will be intrigued and drawn to it and to you. And you may also find that there are other "closet optimists" who welcome your perspective into their world. What have you got to lose by trying?
Queer Voices
Even though I transitioned at the age of 64 I don't believe anything I've done in my life was a mistake and I am in deep gratitude that I now have a second chance to live my life in a manner that is true to how I see myself.
Religion
Freedom without direction leads to confusion, and independence without rules creates chaos. That is why children need rules in order to grow, and adults need a compass in order to navigate the turbulent waves of our world.
Books
"Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life to carry out a concrete assignment which demands fulfillment. Therein
Wellness
Viktor Frankl realized he could not resolve the matter and got up to go home. As he left, he thought that if there ever was a time that a man could use a sign from God, this would be such a time. The issue was beyond human resolution.
Wellness
In my estimation, recovery from mental illness, as I personally define it, is definitely possible. However, it takes a lot of work and perseverance. With the proper treatment and support, people can and do get well, contribute to society, and live highly productive, fulfilling lives.
Wellness
Mindfulness is all the rage these days -- and many people use this term interchangeably with the word "meditation." While there are forms of meditation that invoke mindfulness, we can also practice mindful awareness in everyday activities and interactions.
Wellness
The one thing I know for sure is that retirement isn't for me. Old age isn't for me. Being an old lady isn't for me. Because unless my life is lived for others, it is not worthwhile.
Religion
In a recent PBS interview with Charlie Rose, 85-year old Harvard University professor emeritus of biology, E. O. Wilson, talked about his latest book, The Meaning of Human Existence, and what he calls "the new enlightenment."
Religion
With warmest greetings! I’ve been in Vienna for four weeks now. Finally there is an opportunity to write you. But I have
The World Post
"It is the very pursuit of happiness that thwarts happiness." In September 1942, Viktor Frankl, a prominent Jewish psychiatrist
Religion
No doubt, it is our natural instincts as parents to protect our kids from any harm. To watch them suffer is harder on us -- many times -- than on them.
Wellness
4. Reach out for contact -- and let in the love! Originally posted on PsychCentral.com People often do a good job of concealing
Religion
Our muddling is forever constant because the human condition is a predicament to be continually managed, not a problem to be fixed or solved.
Wellness
Celebrated Austrian psychiatrist and Holocaust survivor Viktor Frankl, born on March 26, 1905, remains best-known for his