Do you want to take part in an interview or play the pyramid on my radio show?

The David Snape Show

Do you want a chance to have your voice heard and be interviewed on the radio? Maybe you got a book or film coming out? Maybe you ant yo promote your band/music/shop etc.. Or maybe you want to talk about your specialist subject? Not only that, but for people who want an interview, can also take part in the quick fire Quiz – The Pyramid and get there name on the scoresheet. What you do is :Email me to register your interestGive details on who you are and what you want to talk aboutProvide a phone number so that we can contact you, via Skype is recommendedThen we will discuss details and find a time and date so that we can make this happenI shall look forward to your response

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A Tribute to Oliver Sacks

The Psychology Geek

          I’ve spent the last four years being a student in psychology, actively engaged in learning the theories, techniques, and prominent figures through the many schools in the field. Through this time, I’ve had the opportunity to be exposed to many theories of human behavior, ideas about recovery, theories of psychopathology, how to interpret dreams, and theories of aberrant behavior. In many, but not all of these, I have found one aspect to be lacking: humanity. Of course, there are schools of thought such as humanism and existentialism that emphasize the human and creating meaning in life, but the trend seems to be a focus on pathology, dysfunction, and disorder. Granted, this is what psychologists work with. We work with people who are trying to reach a more desirable level of functioning, one in which the person is able to find joy, so they focus understandably on…

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