Shining Their Light: Marika "Maka" Melgar and Her Passion for Psychology

Shining Their Light: Marika "Maka" Melgar and Her Passion for Psychology

Maka Melgar was a literature major before she decided to go into the field of Psychology. "I [have always been] fascinated with storied lives", she said, "be it through books, film, art, or music." Having worked as a research analyst soon after university, she realized that business stories were not the kind that she wanted to understand. Her mom suggested that she enroll in a hypnosis workshop under the late Fr. Jaime Bulatao, S.J. in Ateneo as she tried to figure out her next steps. This is where her journey with Psychology began.  

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Shining Their Light: Malou Del Castillo and The Career Road Map

Malou Del Castillo is the author of The Career Road Map  a workbook that was developed for anyone who might feel like they need help finding their way through their career. The 140-page book is packed with wisdom that even people comfortable in their jobs or careers might find interesting. I wanted Malou to talk about herself and her latest baby a little more, so I sat down with her to further discuss.

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