Is Social Media and Modern Technology Responsible for the Death of Conversation?

By |2021-11-29T16:33:13+00:00November 5th, 2017|Articles, Body|

Last year The Guardian published an interesting article about the “Death of Conversation”. It outlines the stance that humans now use headphones as avoidance techniques to escape conversation, and how many of us are now learning to make eye contact and text at the same time. The article also implies the dangers of how social [...]

Facing Social Drinking Anxiety

By |2021-11-29T16:38:41+00:00October 30th, 2017|Articles, Body|

Imagine, the weekend is approaching. After a whole week of hard work, all you want is to relax and disengage from the many thoughts and concerns of your daily life.  However, right before leaving work on Friday, you may feel a bit uncomfortable when asked: “what are you doing this weekend?” An innocuous question for [...]