Archives for June, 2017
Thanks for reading my articles here on Psych Central. The Creative Mind blog started in 2012, and you can still read archives.
I have decided to concentrate on my own network of sites for exploring the inner life, personal growth and success of creative people.
Art Can Transform, Heal and Nurture Self-discovery
Creative expression can transform our painful reactions to traumatic situations, providing renewed strength of our identity and a way to give voice to difficult feelings.
How can being more playful help us be more creative?
Actor John Cleese (who has made a career of being playful in the “Monty Python” series and a number of movies) has referred to research by the late UC Berkeley psychologist Donald MacKinnon, who studied creativity in different groups of people.
His research looked at differences between highly creative architects and those with less ability or achievement. Cleese summarized the difference between...