Why Smart People Hurt
What Everyone Should Know
It’s likely that you’re a smart, sensitive, creative person who’s identified certain challenges that come with being creative and sensitive. But have you ever identified the challenges that come with being smart? Likely not!
These challenges are very real. A smart person must deal with both real-world consequences of being smart and the psychological and emotional consequences of being smart. And there are many of them!
These consequences include racing brain dangers, existential despair, special anxiety reactions, and many others, including powerful feelings of isolation and alienation.
These challenges can prove life-altering and even life-threatening. Learn all about them—and what you can do to meet them. This unique webinar, presented by the author of Why Smart People Hurt and Why Smart Teens Hurt, will open your eyes … and maybe do you a world of good!
In this webinar, you’ll learn:
+ The nature of the special challenges facing smart people
+ How to effectively deal with these many special challenges
+ Why thinking provokes anxiety—and what to do about it
+ The challenging nature of mainstream culture and mass society
+ The smart gap—what to do when you’re smart but not quite smart enough
+ The god-bug syndrome—what it is and how to handle it
+ How upgrading your personality will increase your smarts!
Come Join Dr. Eric Maisel, the author of 50+ books and a world expert on the challenges of being smart, for this informative, mind-expanding one-of-a-kind webinar.
Eric Maisel is the author of 50+ books. His recent books include Why Smart Teens Hurt, Redesign Your Mind, and The Power of Daily Practice. Among his other books are Coaching the Artist Within, Fearless Creating, Rethinking Depression, and The Van Gogh Blues. Dr. Maisel writes the “Rethinking Mental Health” blog for Psychology Today, with 3,000,000 + views, and is the creator and lead editor for the Ethics International Press Critical Psychology and Critical Psychiatry Series. A retired family therapist and active creativity coach, Dr. Maisel’s forthcoming books include The Coach’s Way (New World Library) and Deconstructing ADHD (Ethics International Press). Dr. Maisel provides workshops, webinars and keynotes nationally and internationally, trains creativity coaches, and facilitates support groups for writers. You can visit him at http://www.ericmaisel.com and contact him at [email protected]