Month: April 2014

Do you purposely avoid awkward experiences?

Do you purposely avoid awkward experiences? I do! I read an interesting article by Dr. Alice Boyes about this topic. The article is as follows: Sometimes when people use avoiding coping it’s for the purposes of avoiding heavy-duty emotions, however it’s also very common for people to use avoiding coping to avoid milder emotions like …

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Do you need a different perspective on being highly sensitive?

Do you need a different perspective on being highly sensitive? Here are some quotes to help you: “There are certain children who are told they are too sensitive, and there are certain adults who believe sensitivity is a problem that can be fixed in the way that crooked teeth can be fixed and made straight. …

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