Why Therapy?

  (This is a continuation from last week's post. Click here to read that post.) Matt looked at from another perspective: his problem is distressing him and impairing his daily activities. Sometimes, thoughts of committing suicide have entered his mind due to the difficulties the problem has caused him. Indeed, his friends have noticed his … Continue reading Why Therapy?

THE BIG QUESTION

His friends laughed at him when he said he felt the need to ‘talk to someone’. In fact John, his best friend, had laughed the hardest and told him, ''Since you have money to waste for talking with someone, why don’t you give me that money and talk with me instead. Am I not “someone” … Continue reading THE BIG QUESTION

Gone Too Soon

Every Thursday we will post a story from YOU.  Do you have a story to tell? Have you struggled with mental illness or are you going through an experience that you would like to share? We want to give you a space where you can talk anonymously about what you're going through without judgement or … Continue reading Gone Too Soon

The First Time

Shida was a nervous wreck. She arrived at the therapist’s clinic and made up her mind that she cannot go through this and turned away towards the exit of the therapist’s office. As she disappeared down the stairs, she heard a warm friendly voice, “Shida, welcome to Wemapsych!”  The lady calling was dressed in warm … Continue reading The First Time

Welcome To Insight!

Who cometh thither? 🙂 Greetings!  My name is Dr. Winnie Waiyaki. I am a Clinical Psychologist.  My training enables me to work with people with emotional, behavioural and mental issues. These range from short-term, relatively minor personal issues to those who have major issues of disturbance, including those who require institutionalization.  Accordingly, my line of work … Continue reading Welcome To Insight!