It has long been said that mental illness has a particular odour. In the 1960’s a small research project was carried out to see if schizophrenia had a distinctive smell. Apparently it did, and both rats and humans were able to identify the odour.
Eric Berne defined a stroke as one unit of recognition. In order to understand this definition fully I like to ask the question “How do you know you exist?” To help you along with this question, just imagine for a moment that you were completely invisible. You exist but nobody can hear, see, or feel […]