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When I went to medical school I had the dream of becoming a surgeon. Little did I know where my journey would lead me. During my fourth year of medical school I went through a transformative process where I grew tremendously emotionally, spiritually and relationally. As a result I found a peace and joy I had never had before. One beautiful Saturday morning as I hiked up a Southern California mountainside it hit me.


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On Our Minds

16 Feb

Massage: Luxury or Necessity?

Growing up, I viewed massage therapy as a luxury. It was something well-to-do people did, people who could afford to dish out $100 plus twice a month and still have enough money to care for their basic needs. Coming from a family of seven, that wasn’t an option for us. My siblings and I were […]

02 Mar

Overcoming Holiday Stress

Holiday shopping, family gatherings, meal preparations, financial limitations, diet maintenance, schedule interruptions, loneliness, loss, grief… Holiday stress. It’s a familiar feeling for many. According to a poll done by Very Well Mind, a mental health website, about eighty percent of the poll-takers resonated with the idea that the holidays were ‘somewhat’ or ‘very’ stressful. With […]

28 Jun

Good Food = Good Mood: The Connection Between Mental Health and Nutrition

Food choices not only impact your physical health, they affect your mental health as well. Your emotions, mental clarity and overall response to life are shaped by the food you eat.

08 Jun

A Video Journey Through the Wellness Principles of CHOOSE LIFE©

A video journey through the wellness principles of CHOOSE LIFE© by Beautiful Minds Medical Practitioners

30 Feb

Overcoming the Madness in Us All

Feelings of helplessness and of being unworthy of love are often at the root of emotional suffering. Understanding this can change the way we treat mental illness.

30 Oct

Antidepressant-Induced Mania: When My Mind Became a Literal Hell

A prescription to antidepressant drugs turned a young man’s grief-induced depression into years of anxiety, disconnected thoughts and suicide ideations.

25 Jan

Lingering Side Effects of Quitting Antidepressants

After quitting antidepressants four years ago, Jane finally has her life back. She shares her strategies for managing the lingering side effects.

03 Oct

Broken Is Not All I’ll Ever Be: Military Veterans and Psychiatric Drugs

A military veteran shares his experience of how psychiatric drugs were causing irreparable harm and leading him on a path to death.

15 Jun

Healing Three Generations

Three generations go plant-based and heal body, mind and spirit.

30 May

Social Connections and Recreation

How to increase social connections and recreation to improve your mood and overall mental health.

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