Wednesday, September 19, 2018
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7 Habits: Seek First to Understand, Then to Be Understood

The 7 Habits: Seek First to Understand, Then to Be Understood https://t.co/TDBWjOY6pk pic.twitter.com/7mFH1mkqAA— Art of Manliness (@artofmanliness) August 30, 2018 He calls this failure to fully recognize the human mind of another “dehumanization.” The most extreme form of dehumanization, of course, would be genocide. Instead of seeing victims as fellow

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Pope backs down on gay conversion therapoy

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/aug/28/vatican-erases-popes-remarks-about-psychiatric-help-for-gay-children The Vatican has rolled back on a recommendation by Pope Francis that parents seek psychiatric help for children who show homosexual tendencies. The pope made the comments to journalists as he was flying back to Rome from Ireland, but the Vatican later removed his phrase from its official account, saying he

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7 Ways To Talk About Your Accomplishments Without Sounding Like A Braggart

https://www.forbes.com/sites/amymorin/2017/01/29/7-ways-to-talk-about-your-accomplishments-without-sounding-like-a-braggart/#152a15d06fcc 3. Give Credit Where It’s Due Acknowledge the team, friends, or family who helped you along the way. Similar to the acknowledgements in the back of a book, or an Oscar winner’s acceptance speech, point out that you aren’t solely responsible for your success. Say, “I couldn’t have done this without such

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Giving advice is the key to getting motivated

https://qz.com/work/1363911/two-psychologists-have-a-surprising-theory-on-how-to-get-motivated/ Eskreis-Winkler and Fishbach similarly found that 72% of people struggling to save money said that giving advice motivated them to save money more than receiving tips from experts at America Saves; 77% of adults struggling with anger management said they were more motivated to control their temper after giving anger

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#Gambling, #Religion # Process #Addiction

https://www.elementsbehavioralhealth.com/behavioral-process-addictions/can-religion-be-an-addiction/ What about religion? Is being devoted to God and going to services regularly something that can turn into a process addiction? It is possible to become so dedicated to worship that it overtakes everything else. Like any other behavioral addiction, this obsession is related to emotions and to the brain

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Narcissistic people are more likely to be attracted to ordained ministry

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/07/13/church-considers-psychometric-tests-experts-raise-fears-clergy/ The Church of England could administer personality tests for trainee priests amid fears it appoints too many narcissists. The Church is examining ways to analyse the personalities of new priests to in an effort to understand the types of people it is attracting. New tests set to be considered by bishops

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Poor Sleep Can Set Off Viral Loneliness

https://psychcentral.com/news/2018/08/16/poor-sleep-can-set-off-viral-loneliness-social-rejection/137882.html A new study finds that sleep-deprived people feel lonelier and less inclined to engage with others, avoiding close contact much like those with social anxiety. Worse still, that alienating vibe makes the sleep-deprived more socially unattractive to others, according to researchers at the University of California, Berkeley. And well-rested people feel

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