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Let’s explore the mystery of the human personality and its hidden traits, strengths and weaknesses. Are you ready to face your true self?

6 Things That Kill Self-Esteem in Children and What to Do to Boost It

By | 2018-05-19T13:39:48+00:00 June 8th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

Self-esteem in children can be negatively affected by certain things their parents do, without even realizing that. Are you guilty of any of these parenting behaviours? Self-esteem in children is much more vulnerable than it is in adults. For this reason, some early childhood experiences and parenting habits may have a profound effect on later [...]

What Is Learned Helplessness and How It Explains Why People Give Up on Life

By | 2018-05-19T12:36:04+00:00 June 7th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Learned helplessness is a psychological phenomenon whereby humans and animals who believe they have no control over a situation will give up. The term learned helplessness was first coined in the late 1960’s and early 1970’s by psychologists Martin Seligman and Steven Maier. They were continuing work first carried out by Ivan Pavlov regarding avoidance-conditioning in [...]

4 Early Signs of Autism All New Parents Should Know

By | 2018-06-06T16:03:12+00:00 June 6th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , |

All new parents should be aware of the early signs of autism, given the growing prevalence of this condition among the children today. According to the CDC’s Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring (ADDM) Network, around one in 59 children has been identified with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Parenting a child who is on the spectrum [...]

8 Stages of Identity Crisis and 5 Signs You Are Experiencing One

By | 2018-06-05T10:43:14+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Are you unsure of your purpose in life? Do you feel you do not know who you really are? If your answer to these questions is yes, it is quite likely that you are experiencing an identity crisis. Erik Erikson has created the term identity crisis, believing it to be one of the most important [...]

5 Reasons Why Children’s Mental Health and Brain Development Are Failing in Today’s Society

By | 2018-05-17T17:40:10+00:00 June 4th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Does our modern lifestyle help or hinder children’s mental health? There are some people that believe it definitely hinders and can actually affect brain development. So it is true that children's mental health is failing in today’s society, especially when they have so much more to hand than previous generations? I remember being told to [...]

INFJ Depression: Why This Personality Type Feels Alone and Misunderstood

By | 2018-05-17T13:53:28+00:00 June 3rd, 2018|Categories: Empath and HSP, Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

What is INFJ depression? Today, we will explore the reasons why INFJs are particularly prone to depression. Each personality type deals with stress differently and some may be more affected by negative events than the others. In fact, intuitive introverts are considered to be more susceptible to developing depression at some point specifically because of [...]

5 Ways Meaningful Work Makes an Introvert Happy (and What to Do with a Boring Job)

By | 2018-05-15T17:59:26+00:00 June 1st, 2018|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , |

Meaningful work is much more important for introverts than a high-paying job or a prestigious career. Here are five things that make a job truly satisfying for an introvert. We have often heard motivational speakers saying that we should chase our passions, transform them into our careers and then, we will not work a day. [...]

5 Types of Anxiety Disorders and Deep Core Beliefs Hiding Behind Them

By | 2018-05-30T15:27:25+00:00 May 30th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

Anxiety can manifest in many different ways. When it attaches to certain circumstances or behaviours it is then grouped into types of anxiety disorders. Anyone who has suffered from any of these types of anxiety disorders will know the debilitating effect it has on their lives. If you are reading this, it is likely that [...]