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Learning to Play Musical Instruments Online

Posted by on Jan 26, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

It’s never too late to learn a musical instrument. Traditionally if you’ve been in a rural area you’ve either had the options of watching video tutorials or learning from a book if you don’t have a nearby musical teacher who is competent in your instrument. Luckily there are more options available now. Online tutoring Music tutoring is now available online, using video conferencing technology. The advantage of online tutoring is that the tutor can observe your form and listen back to the music you are producing, to give you feedback. Many people find it easier to stay motivated when they can get this feedback and have the option of asking questions and clarifications on what the tutor is teaching that week. Online tutoring (like that available from High Performance Learning Centre) also offers maximum flexibility, so you can find a...

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Identifying and Overcoming Borderline Personality Disorder

Posted by on Jan 20, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

While many mental health conditions are better understood by the general public now than they were many years ago, in no small part due to awareness campaigning by various groups and organizations, one disorder remains misunderstood, even among mental health professionals — Borderline Personality Disorder. It affects about two percent of the population, primarily women, and presents a substantial risk for suicide, with between four to nine percent of people afflicted taking their own lives.  What is it? Borderline Personality Disorder (or BPD) is a cluster of maladaptive behaviours that often manifest themselves together. One of the essential components of the disorder is a low-level psychological defense mechanism called “splitting,” separating things into black and white. This manifests itself in idealisation and devaluation of others, seeing others as either wholly good or wholly bad. This is the cause of much...

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