Confessed Serial Killer Jollyamma Joseph

Source: used with permission from iclipart On October 5, 2019, 47- year old wife and mother Jollyamma “Jolly” Joseph was arrested for the murder of her first husband, Roy Thomas. The news stunned her neighbors, who described her as kind and welcoming, a good woman.  Family members say she is a caring sister, cherished daughter, … Continue reading Confessed Serial Killer Jollyamma Joseph

Do We Really Love Villains?

Villains make for good TV and movie watching. I'm not talking about movie monsters such as It or the predators in A Quiet Place, I mean those very unpleasant people who seem to populate many popular television and movie dramas.   Remember Frank Underwood (played by Kevin Spacey) in the HBO political drama series, House of … Continue reading Do We Really Love Villains?

Want to See What Someone Is Thinking? Here Is Where To Look

Think about the last time you were involved in an important conversation, struggling to figure out what the other person was thinking.  Whether you were faced with a partner unconvincingly claiming that everything is “fine,” to a boss critiquing your work, to a child reciting what they did after school before they came home—two hours late.  You … Continue reading Want to See What Someone Is Thinking? Here Is Where To Look

Shop These Amazing Art Deco Finds on Bazaar

PartnerClass of 2020: How Textile Designer Mili Suleman Is Preserving Old Techniques for Our Modern WorldWho: Mili Suleman, founder of KUFRI Fabrics, and co-founder of SHIFTNominated by: Danielle Blundell, Apartment Therapy Home DirectorWhere to follow her: InstagramApartment Therapy’s Class of 2020 Design Changemakers is a specially-selected group of the 20 people in the design world everyone should know … Continue reading Shop These Amazing Art Deco Finds on Bazaar

Anger: Behind the dissapointment and frustration. Part 1

In this blog, author Wesley Davidson relays her trajectory of losing a child to drug abuse.  Unfortunately, Ms. Davidson’s story is played out all across the United States.  In 2017, the year after Ms. Davidson’s son overdosed, over 70,000 U.S. citizens died similar deaths, according to the Centers for Disease Control.  As Wesley fully knows, … Continue reading Anger: Behind the dissapointment and frustration. Part 1

These Are the Most Popular Dorm Room Posters Right Now, According to Twitter

PartnerClass of 2020: How Textile Designer Mili Suleman Is Preserving Old Techniques for Our Modern WorldWho: Mili Suleman, founder of KUFRI Fabrics, and co-founder of SHIFTNominated by: Danielle Blundell, Apartment Therapy Home DirectorWhere to follow her: InstagramApartment Therapy’s Class of 2020 Design Changemakers is a specially-selected group of the 20 people in the design world everyone should know … Continue reading These Are the Most Popular Dorm Room Posters Right Now, According to Twitter

Do You Have ‘Narcissist-Family-Holiday Affective Disorder?’

Source: Antonio Guillem/Shutterstock A therapist colleague recently told me that as she anticipates spending time with her narcissistic parents this holiday season, she feels tense, pessimistic and down. “I feel like I have Holiday Affective Disorder” she said, in a tongue-in-cheek takeoff on Seasonal Affective Disorder, or SAD. If you are planning to spend time with narcissistic … Continue reading Do You Have ‘Narcissist-Family-Holiday Affective Disorder?’