How can I meet a guy or girl who isn’t crazy?

How can you avoid getting involved with someone who is clearly not right for you?  Today we answer this question from a reader. First, a review of this blog’s purpose.  The purpose is to teach people how to overcome their challenges, so they can teach themselves how to be successful.  The purpose is to build […]

You are a little crazy, and that is good

Today I address a sensitive topic:  ADHD. They call it Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  But I don’t like the word disorder.  You are not broken.  You just process differently.  In a good way.   Maybe not the way your boss at work understands.  But in a good way. I hope you realize ten things Dr. […]

How Can Brains Be Healed?

Great news: your brain can heal.  You can see improvements in learning disabilities.  That point was made in yesterday’s posting.  Today we discuss how it is done. Medical intervention might be an option.  Medical treatment research is explored in a paper by DeFina (2009): First:  they identify neurophysiological biomarkers (neuromarkers).  These are tools for following what is […]

Can I Heal My Brain?

Over the weekend, I received a message from a reader asking about neuroplasticity.  Many people (including me) have brain challenges, such as ADHD, dyslexia, and ADP (auditory processing disorder).  These brain processing problems can cause people to struggle.  Causes are various, such as injury, stroke, emotional trauma, or heavy metal poisoning.  Genetics can also play a […]

Do This, Be Successful

My blog is based on a simple idea: you can teach yourself everything you need to be successful.  You don’t need a professor (in a tweed jacket with suede elbow patches) to guide you.  Universities have some advantages, and will exist for many more years.  But the tools for doing it yourself are accessible. Here […]