This frightens me…

Going back in time, I remember when I was slowly starting to become aware of how some groups of people are treated versus others in our world, it puzzled me, but it also intrigued me. I wanted to know more and to learn more. I had respect for those who I thought had all our […]

The questions I have been frequently asked :

One: Dr. Scheepers, can I say “Elisabeth”? Yes, no problem. In writing, when it is a more formal letter, please use my title, and otherwise, Elisabeth is perfect. If I have the choice between Ms., Mrs. (really?,) and Dr., I prefer the latter for more than one reason 😉. (My name is with an s […]

Psychological Injury SK, Canada – FAQs

Information for people seeking services and counselling therapy (psychotherapy) for symptoms of psychological injury in Saskatchewan, Canada Frequently Asked Questions Who can provide me with a formal diagnosis of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) ? The people who are licensed to diagnose are psychiatrists, and registered psychologists who have the designation APE behind their name. […]

Scienceploitation and BioMania

At the end of a WordPress Blogpost written by a mental health professional, I spotted an advertisement. We know the type, the ones with the catchy titles: “Big Pharma is not going to like this!” The ad showed a picture of a male “physician in a white coat”, with of course, 30 + years’ experience […]