If You Don’t Know Where to Start, Start With Self Esteem

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Self-esteem is more important than you think. The beliefs you hold about yourself branch out to affect every aspect of your life. The challenge of self-esteem then, is identifying the beliefs that are holding you back from thriving so you can eventually start to change them. Let’s look at the complexities of self-esteem so that […]

Self Harm in Children and Adults: Why It Feels Like the Answer

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Self-harm can be a difficult-to-understand phenomenon. But those with a history of it will tell you that, in the moment, it seems to make sense. There is rarely a simple reason behind it. It is usually a combination of factors like past experiences, current stressors, difficult life circumstances, and poor self-concepts. In this article, we’re […]

Mental Health In a Nutshell: Practical Solutions for Finding Wellbeing

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Everyone is different. People’s backgrounds, relationships, decisions, and self-concepts all weave together to form a grand tapestry that is a unique individual. But despite that, our needs are basically the same, no matter who you are or where you’re from. The following are the pillars for mental health, and although your struggles are unique, following […]