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Apr
19

How to Fight a Killer – Loneliness

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Ten facts about LONELINESS:

Loneliness does not depend on how many friends or relationships you have.

Loneliness depends entirely on the subjective quality of your relationships—on whether you feel emotionally and/or socially disconnected from those around you.  That is why…

More than 60% of lonely people are married.

When married couples no longer share their deepest feelings, thoughts, and experiences with one another it can leave them feeling disconnected and alone.  People in such relationships truly believe their spouse cannot offer them the deep connection they would like. While their fears might be correct, they might also stem from the fact that…

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Jun
19

What To Do If You Are Bullied

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More than 1 in 5 youth between the ages of 12 and 18 are bullied at school.

This bullying is often extended into the area of social media.

There is the bullying that causes physical pain and suffering.  Then there is that which causes mental pain and suffering.

The negative repercussions of either form can result in suppressed social abilities and limitations in both family and work environments, at one end of the scale, to suicidal tendencies at the other. Read More→

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Jun
19

6 Steps to Overcome Low Self-Esteem

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Ok, so you’re smart, funny, and genuinely good at heart. And you have ideas that could solve many problems. You could be the perfect partner, parent, or friend. But something holds you back and you don’t always live up to that potential.

Something tells you that your ideas are not worth announcing in public.

Something keeps you from sharing your interesting stories.

Something stops you from giving all you’ve got, and taking all you need, from your closest relationships.

Even though you know that you can be so much more, deep down you have a nagging feeling that you are not worthy of greatness, joy, and happiness. This something is called low self-esteem and is keeping you from living your life to the fullest. Read More→

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Jun
19

Why Listen?

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You’re at a dinner party. Someone is telling anecdotes; someone is complaining; someone is bragging about his promotion. Everyone there is eager to talk, to tell his or her story. Suddenly you get the feeling that no one is listening. While the talk goes on, you notice that people’s eyes wander. They are perhaps rehearsing their own remarks. It’s as if they have secretly agreed, “I’ll be an audience for you if you’ll be an audience for me.” The party may be a success, but people go home without really hearing or knowing each other. Read More→

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