Dr. Rick Pimental-Habib Ph.D

"Using nothing more concrete than the fantasies we create from our own personal history with ‘similar’ people, we default to what’s familiar.” more

Aug 7, 2014 12:00 AM Shrink Rap

“The goal of life is to make your heartbeat match the beat of the universe, to match your nature with Nature.” — Joseph Campbell more

Aug 7, 2014 12:00 AM Consider This

“There are people who would love to have your bad days.” more

Dec 13, 2017 12:59 PM Consider This

“I am attracting unconditional love, abundance, high vibrational experiences, and sacred connections.” — from The Secret more

Dec 6, 2017 11:33 AM Consider This

Ahhh, the holidays. What-ever you are working on within yourself, the holiday externals—filled as they are with family, friends, food, drink, spending, commercialism, merriment (forced?), travel woes and more—are guaranteed to provide an ... more

Dec 6, 2017 11:33 AM Shrink Rap

“The more my heart expands, the less offended I feel by other people working out their particular stage of being a human.” more

Nov 29, 2017 12:10 PM Consider This

“A mistake should be your teacher, not your attacker. A mistake is a lesson, not a loss. It is a temporary, necessary detour, not a dead end.” more

Nov 22, 2017 11:54 AM Consider This

“Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.” — Judy Garland more

Nov 15, 2017 11:55 AM Consider This

“Here’s to those who inspire us and don’t even know it.” more

Nov 8, 2017 12:07 PM Consider This

“I found a way to be loved. I became the consummate people pleaser. If I could do what others wanted, they’d like me and I’d be loved. Relationship after relationship I attracted and chose people who were takers. And I gave and gave. I went about ... more

Nov 1, 2017 1:03 PM Consider This

If you are someone who loves spending intimate, quality holiday time with your family, sitting around the Thanksgiving table or Christmas tree with siblings, in-laws, aunts, uncles and assorted others, raise your drumstick high! Count your ... more

Nov 1, 2017 1:03 PM Shrink Rap

“It is entirely possible to be a kind, loving person who refuses to tolerate bullshit. In fact, it’s not only possible, it’s absolutely necessary.” — Nanea Hoffman more

Oct 25, 2017 1:19 PM Consider This

“We stopped checking for monsters under our bed when we realized they were inside us.” — The Joker more

Oct 18, 2017 12:29 PM Consider This

“My goal is not to be better than anyone else, but to be better than I used to be.” — Dr. Wayne W. Dyer more

Oct 11, 2017 11:59 AM Consider This

While living in California, I was hosted for several summers in Indiana by a progressive Congregational church in Ft. Wayne to give a series of seminars and talks. Their congregation included a mixed population of male and female, gay and ... more

Oct 11, 2017 11:59 AM Shrink Rap

When I was a kid and the adults would ask, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” The usual answers were fireman, nurse, astronaut, cowboy…the heroes of a generation perhaps not as sophisticated as our modern times force us to be. more

Oct 4, 2017 1:49 PM Cover Story

“In case no one told you today…you’re beautiful. You’re needed. You’re alive for a reason. You’re stronger than you think. You’re gonna get through this. Don’t ever give up. I love you.” more

Oct 4, 2017 1:49 PM Consider This

“You know, sometimes all you need is twenty seconds of insane courage. Literally just twenty seconds of embarrassing bravery. And I promise you, something great will come of it.” — from We Bought A Zoo more

Sep 27, 2017 12:49 PM Consider This

“Don’t think about what can happen in a month. Don’t think about what can happen in a year. Just focus on the 24 hours in front of you and do what you can to get closer to where you want to be.” more

Sep 20, 2017 12:05 PM Consider This

“Be kinder to yourself. And then let that kindness flood the world.” — Pema Chodron more

Sep 13, 2017 12:24 PM Consider This

“Everybody is a genius, but if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” — Albert Einstein more

Sep 6, 2017 12:02 PM Consider This 1 Comments

It all started with a bumper sticker I saw at a local concert. It read: “Speak your mind, even if your voice quivers.” I thought, right on! I loved it because speaking one’s mind is a self-esteem issue. It’s far too often that the oppressed ... more

Sep 6, 2017 12:02 PM Shrink Rap

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