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7 Signs and Root Causes of Neurotic Behavior, According to Science

By |2019-03-31T01:35:59+03:00March 31st, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

Neurotic behavior has a wide spectrum of characteristics. This actually makes it difficult at times to pinpoint the signs. Neurosis is an old term, deriving from the psychology of Sigmund Feud. Anyone can admit neurotic behavior from time to time. However, severe neurotic behavior which crosses the threshold of normalcy possesses common actions and thoughts. [...]

Child Abuse and 5 Mindsets That Keep the Victims from Healing

By |2019-03-25T15:08:16+03:00March 25th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

The pain of child abuse is almost unbearable. Struggling with pain and a number of toxic mindsets are what may keep us from healing. When you’ve experienced child abuse, you understand how each day is a challenge. Not only do you have to deal with life’s present responsibilities, but you also have to fight with [...]

If You’re Getting Negative Vibes from Someone, Here Is What It May Mean

By |2019-03-17T20:56:55+03:00March 17th, 2019|Categories: Empath and HSP, Food for thought, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

We all have met a person who instantly gave us negative vibes. We may not have even realized the reason why – we just felt it. That tense, uncomfortable feeling that makes you want to think up an excuse and get out of there. If you are sensitive to the energies around you, you know [...]

Why Facing Adversity in Life Can Be Good for You and How to Get Through Hardships

By |2019-03-09T21:44:54+03:00March 9th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

When you’re facing adversity in life, remember the popular saying. “Whatever doesn’t kill you makes you stronger”. It’s actually quite true. I recently learned a curious fact about facing adversity. It seems there is a sweet spot in life experiences that makes adults much stronger. It seems that too much trauma all during life damages [...]

7 Different Types of Anger and the Hidden Causes Behind Each

By |2019-01-24T14:22:13+03:00January 24th, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , |

Anger is an interesting emotion which comes from many different places. Understanding the various types of anger helps you also harness this feeling. Before you start being judgemental about anger, take pause for a moment. Anger isn’t a “sin”, but what we do with that anger is what we deem to be wrong. There are [...]

7 Hidden Causes of Fear That Could Explain Why You Avoid Some Things in Life

By |2019-02-25T16:19:54+03:00January 18th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

We, as humans, are afraid of many things, sometimes developing severe phobias. So, what are the hidden causes of fear? What are the reasons for these reactions? When I was a little girl, I was afraid of the forest surrounding my house, but only at night. During the day, I ran through the woods without [...]

7 Ways Alcoholic Parents Ruin Their Children’s Psyches and Lives

By |2019-01-25T23:30:10+03:00January 5th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Alcoholic parents aren’t just a nuisance to themselves. Being an alcoholic can actually not only affect the person who drinks, but also their offspring as well. Personally, I didn’t grow up with alcoholic parents, but my children did. My ex-husband was an alcoholic and I remember many times, trying to shield my children from his [...]

What Causes Nightmares? 5 Things That Could Be Hiding Behind Your Bad Dreams

By |2019-04-13T21:29:23+03:00December 5th, 2018|Categories: Dream Interpretation, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

Everybody has bad dreams sometimes, where you wake up in a cold sweat. What causes nightmares like this? With your heart and thoughts racing, you struggle with nightmares. Sometimes you are afraid to go to sleep again to avoid your dreams. What is happening? What makes our brain draw all these horrible, unpleasant pictures and what [...]