Some people erroneously equate having a healthy self-esteem with selfishness. Self-esteem is essential to who we are whereas selfishness prevents us from having regard for others. Read more to find out the differences between these two concepts.
A truly great scientist and thinker who broke the traditional mold of what it was to be a mathematician and scientist by using his imagination alongside logic. One of the greatest people in history.
Abraham Lincoln worked tirelessly as a young man and would walk miles just to obtain reading material. His persistence and desire paid off when he became the President of the United States of America.
At one aspect of our functioning we are goal-oriented mechanisms with a feedback function telling us how much we are off our course. Its overstimulation makes us always "at fault".
Being a caregiver for a loved one with a mental illness makes life full of surprises, stresses and challenges.
How to build and change self-esteem by understanding what makes up the foundation of self-esteem. Self- Esteem is a realistic, appreciative opinion of oneself. Realistic means accurate and honest. Appreciative implies positive feelings and liking.
How to overcome your fear/phobia of spiders (arachnophobia), without resorting to exposure therapy, as often proposed by therapists. You don't have to face your fears to combat them.
Dealing with a spouse's depression is emotionally draining and family members are initially overwhelmed by the situation. Learn how to deal with a depressed spouse and save your marriage.
suzettenaples As life progresses in America we seem to be leading faster, more stressful, and more complicated lives each day. We are more connected today than we have ever been in history with our cell phones, iPads, e-mails, texting, smart phones,...
Even though an incorrigible optimist and romantic, sometimes I have to take a peek at those aspects of this world which never served me as an inspiration.