My first trip to Korea: things I didn’t expect – 나의 첫번째 한국 여행:내가 기대하지 않았던 것들

There is only so much google, YouTube and asking questions (or in my case pestering your friends for information) can tell you about a place before actually going there. And trust me, I did A LOT of research before going to South Korea, especially since I had never travelled to Asia before and its suchContinue reading “My first trip to Korea: things I didn’t expect – 나의 첫번째 한국 여행:내가 기대하지 않았던 것들”

9 things my therapy sessions taught me – 치료 시간에 배운 9가지

While some people feel like they have to hide the fact that they see a therapist, I always encourage people to be as open with it as they feel comfortable. It seems daft to be ashamed of wanting to take care of yourself, its not like that with other areas of medicine. If you haveContinue reading “9 things my therapy sessions taught me – 치료 시간에 배운 9가지”

Surviving a Masters – 석사 학위를 따는 방법

In early summer 2017 I decided to apply for a masters. This was not something I had planned to do when I finished my undergraduate degree, as I am not the most academically inclined. Writing my dissertation for my undergrad was a real challenge, and I have never been great at exams or essays. ButContinue reading “Surviving a Masters – 석사 학위를 따는 방법”

Why I want to work in South Korea – 내가 한국에서 일하고 싶은 이유

**WARNING – This post discusses suicide and mental health. Please be aware of potentially upsetting content.**   “So, what are your plans for the future Connie?” “…” These days I seem to give a very long answer to such a short question. While what I’m sure people expect to hear is ‘oh I’m doing this andContinue reading “Why I want to work in South Korea – 내가 한국에서 일하고 싶은 이유”