What follows is an excerpt from my featured article in Counselor Magazine. SCIENCE BACKS “ALTERNATIVE,” HOLISTIC HEALING March 4, 2019 My introduction to alternative therapies came when I graduated from medical school in 1977 with high grades and a disappointed outlook on medicine. I decided to drop out and live on the road in a van. Actually, my plan was [...]
The Saratogian recently interviewed me about my recent book, “Mind Easing: 3-Layered Healing Plan for Anxiety and Depression,” published by HCI books. As they kindly mention, this is the same firm that produced the “Chicken Soup for the Soul” series. Excerpted below are two of the Saratogian questions my readers may find of most interest: Q: What is the main [...]
PURPLE ECO-CRISIS Purple rubber bands are sometimes wrapped around bunches of asparagus in my supermarket. They have written on them — in English — Made in Peru. I love Peruvian purple rubber bands as much as I love Peruvian purple potatoes and Peruvian purple corn, and — come to think of it — even the tips of my asparagus are [...]
MIND EASING Will Soon Arrive! After five and one half years of writing, MIND EASING: The Three-Layered Healing Plan for Anxiety and Depression will be published by Health Communications, Incorporated on March 5, 2019. Mind Easing is available at Amazon Books and Barnes & Noble at pre-publication discounts and it will soon be available as an audiobook at [...]
MIND EASING: The 3-Layered Healing Plan for Anxiety and Depression By Bick Wanck MD Is now available through Amazon Books and Barnes & Noble at a pre-publication discount! MIND EASING will be released March 5, 2019 By Health Communications Incorporated in print, digital and audio formats.
ARE YOU STILL IMMORTAL? My psychiatry professor asked our Death and Dying class “at what age do you expect to die?” This question was met with a variety of responses: Furtive glances at others, hyperventilation, sweating, a quick search for the exit door, anger and disbelief. We thought he was kidding. “No, really”, he said, “I think I’ll die in [...]