The publication’Taming The Little Devils Inside’ is a practical book that will assist you discover/measure/find out in the event that you have any psychological problems, and if you have, then to what degree. This level of level determines the course of treatment or counselling by experts. Even a headache could result in psychological problems if not handled correctly in time.
To elaborate this issue Dr.Amit Abraham shares a situation, which he had managed a couple of years back and clarifies through this perfect example how a mentally healthy individual may invite, make and aggravate conditions, which adversely affect his psychological health. This case study is meant to assist readers of the publication’Taming The Little Devils Within’ to relate, identify and comprehend life threatening conditions better and the requirement of timely psychological counseling or psychiatric therapy to leading a mentally healthy life.
The author claims that helped by the advancements in medical science and technology people world over have been able to conquer a number of the bodily ills, which had affected them for the past many centuries.
Nowadays the majority is no more a victim of famines and epidemics. The black plague though has been overpowered and eradicated but it appears to have been replaced today with a multitude of psychological plagues. These seem subtle but are really deadly, dispersing within like cancer, taking their toll slowly but surely. There’s the stress, loneliness, disillusionment, and doubts. The lucky people who have been able to find their way through appear not overly contended with what they’ve ultimately achieved. In the long run, all are equally besieged with all the pangs of anxiety. No wonder that this age is aptly referred to as the Age of Anxiety.
Normalcy now has nearly turned into a myth. Mostly all people are beset with seemingly endless personal and societal issues.
Darwin’s law of survival of the fittest has transferred from the jungle to the budding population. There’s continuous pressure to succeed on the young child, escalating with each and every target he achieves. The steps on the ladder are infinite and no ending to the human needs to satiate.
Look around you and you’ll discover on each side anxious, unhappy, bewildered individuals that are missing the fulfillment of the very best potential because they can’t attain a satisfactory adjustment to issues that seem just too amazing. Smooth, effective functioning was eclipsed by symptoms of personality maladjustment. Oftentimes, the stress of modern life takes its toll resulting in psychiatric causality without the individual actually becoming conscious of.
The statistics reveal that mental illness incapacitates more people than the other health issues combined. It might be a bitter reality but all people, to a point, reveal some of the other features that detract us from the normalcy mark. The strange behaviour of ours could though be only a matter of degrees but the question does appear on”How normal are we”? The layman might not agree with what’s being claimed here but the strange behaviour isn’t just the extreme, bizarre, and sensational things that we see in hospitals and clinics. All of us suffer from one or another emotional problems during our life yet claiming ourselves to become normal and emotionally healthy individuals. It’s lack of awareness, making things miserable for all of us. It’s time we wake up to this bitter reality and set in our conscious attempts for living a better emotionally healthy and adjusted life.
While going through the book you do not have to be surrounded by anxieties feeling that you’re a deviant in the normal. Lots of individuals sometimes feel anxious, frustrated, and insufficient for months and days together. Their behaviour is irrational, irritable and nervous. This, however, doesn’t always indicate they are neurotic. These signs may be caused by emotional pressures, which impinge upon these individuals due to different reasons. Just about everyone experiences feelings of insecurity and anxiety resulting from various life situations so your exhibited symptoms only make you a part of this larger world of typically deviant people.
Though most people are minor deviants from normalcy, some might have crossed over the danger mark. This requires psychiatric and psychological intervention for treatment and diagnosis. It shouldn’t be treated lightly since delay is only going to cause harm.
While going through this book and performing evaluations/measurements if you believe that you’re one of them then bear in mind that mental illness isn’t a disgrace.
1 final strong suggestion. Don’t be reluctant to get expert help at the earliest. Your positive approval of problem/s will let you seek timely professional counseling in order to recuperate while the disease is at the early stages. This action will prevent the altitude of difficulties.
Your therapy is for the enhancement of your own wellbeing and that of your loved ones.