Substance abuse counselor, brain coach, creativity guru, and coloring book in one
An empirical 6-month study offered humorous renderings to 12 patients, providing them with a mirthful place for shared laughter in controlled doses…*
Dr. Kim Rosenthal was eleven when Optimists International chose her to represent their organization. It was a minor thing, a medal, and all she knew was it had something to do with being nice to people. But that’s when it all started. The personal mantra stuck with her:
Believe in yourself
Believe in others
Seek out the beauty in those around you.
For if it doesn’t start with you, then who?
When not beating people over the head with optimism, Dr. Rosenthal works as a psychiatrist in North Carolina.
Welcome to Psychiatry, Inspiration, and Humor, a world where roses follow you around
until you compliment them and everyone’s jokes are funny…. TBC
For Facebook visitors: if you’re here for the ostrich, please check out Say no to ostriches.
* Information from Marc Gelkopf’s article, “The Use of Humor in Serious Mental Health: a Review.” Evidence-Based Complementary Alternative Medicine, Jan 3 2011
Dr. Rosenthal and her cowriters regret to inform viewers that this website doesn’t come with ostriches.
Let us explain. In the beginning, we wanted this to be a fabulous website, something worthy of your appreciation and love, and we knew just how to get it. We had plans. We had pictures, boxes, jokes, quizzes, and content. We had our pages SEO optimized. Our title ranked high in the “how to get people’s attention” category. We included a number! We had everything…
You’re bored, life’s come to a halt, and you need relief right now. Pick a number, and have fun.