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Vulnerability: The Key to Better Relationships | Mark Manson

https://markmanson.net/vulnerability-in-relationships Humor me for a moment—read through this list and tell me if any of it applies to you: You consistently fall into boring conversation…

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Brené Brown: Vulnerability, not over-sharing

Vulnerability is NOT oversharing. Vulnerability is MUTUAL. That means the person with which you are sharing is also bearing her soul (maybe not in that…

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How To Embrace Vulnerability As Your Greatest Strength

https://medium.com/the-mission/how-to-embrace-vulnerability-as-your-greatest-strength-d2ac2b80ba52 Your shadows are one aspect of your character. When healed, you realise the completeness of your being. Therefore, become a student of vulnerability by…

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Psych Central Podcast

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Personality Tests Like Myers-Briggs Could Be Harmful

Two Reasons Personality Tests Like Myers-Briggs Could Be Harmful | Psychology Today https://t.co/6NM0TRvQOL — Better Blokes (@BetterBlokesNZ) April 9, 2020 Although interesting and perhaps even…

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Reader Contribution: Reaction formation

Rose M. via Facebook Reaction formation example… a mother smothers a child with love and tells that child that nobody will ever love them as…

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Big 5 Personality Traits

https://t.co/E7NubgBttO — Better Blokes (@BetterBlokesNZ) April 9, 2020 Psychological researchers often define personality in terms of five core traits, which can be thought of as stable dispositions…

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Personalities that thrive in isolation

Personalities that thrive in isolation and what we can all learn from time alone https://t.co/36vmIVtoCl via @ConversationEDU — Better Blokes (@BetterBlokesNZ) April 9, 2020 Other…

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What is Rationalization?

The Meaning of Rationalization in Psychology Explained With Examples https://t.co/u9OiofBTM2 — Better Blokes (@BetterBlokesNZ) April 7, 2020 In psychology, rationalization refers to our attempt to…

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Trauma and narcissism

In my work with extreme narcissist patients I have found that their emotional age and maturity corresponds to the age they experienced their major trauma….

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