Suffering can lead to unforeseen social consequences. Image courtesy Rene Asmussen


Often rage can be about one's self or someone else. Image courtesy of geralt




COVID 19 has become a disease of the mind, and that is where it can win. We must fight back—thoughts from a psychiatrist.

COVID 19 has not only infected our bodies but our brains. Image courtesy of pixabay.

Denial is natural but a barrier to survival.

Denial is a natural defense mechanism against trauma. In most cases, this is not a deep denial, and the person is somewhat aware of the irreconcilable nature of their beliefs with reality. …


Lessons from my failures and the successes of others.

Our armor is one of ideology





Dr Benjamin Janaway 🧠

Psychiatrist with lived experience. Navigating the world and trying to explain and educate. Nominated ‘best couple’ in medical school awards.

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