Stories are Just Data With A Soul

Documenting my experiences as a... graduate student in counseling psychology || newlywed || Filipina-American || woman || daughter || friend || adoptee
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"Vulnerability is the
most accurate
measure of courage."
-Brene Brown
Reading assignment before the first day of class? Mission accepted.

Reading assignment before the first day of class? Mission accepted.

Paper weight. #resourceful #lifeofagradstudent #abnormalpsychology #dsmiv

Paper weight. #resourceful #lifeofagradstudent #abnormalpsychology #dsmiv

Holy moly. It’s arrived! How much bigger is the DSM-V going to be?! #lifeofagradstudent #counselingpsychology #dsmiv #dsm4 #mentaldisorders #psychopathology

Holy moly. It’s arrived! How much bigger is the DSM-V going to be?! #lifeofagradstudent #counselingpsychology #dsmiv #dsm4 #mentaldisorders #psychopathology

The Myers-Briggs test is always eerily spot on. Good thing I’ve picked the right profession for an ISFP! #lifeofagradstudent #myersbriggs #licensedmentalhealthcounselor #psychology #isfp

The Myers-Briggs test is always eerily spot on. Good thing I’ve picked the right profession for an ISFP! #lifeofagradstudent #myersbriggs #licensedmentalhealthcounselor #psychology #isfp

I LOVE my city. #seattleskyline #westseattle #panoramic #alki #springtime #blueskies

I LOVE my city. #seattleskyline #westseattle #panoramic #alki #springtime #blueskies

Spring Quarter Anxiety

-Classes this quarter: Psychopathology, and Research and Statistics.

…What were those tools I learned last quarter to reduce stress and anxiety?!!! Yes, I am already freaking out about my midterm and final exams. June can’t get here fast enough.