How Do You Parent?

How Do You Parent?

Parenting books abound. You might visit your local bookstore and find a whole area dedicated to teaching you how to become a better parent. You could visit the library to find a handful of aged books on how to be a more-action oriented parent, rather than an...
The Difference Between Confidence & Fear

The Difference Between Confidence & Fear

We all talk about confidence. We speak of it in terms of having it, or not having it. We go to conferences to find out how to get more of it. But, what is it really?  Let investigate what confidence is, by discovering what it is not. According to Google Scholar,...
Social Anxiety

Social Anxiety

In social anxiety disorder, fear and anxiety lead to avoidance that can disrupt your life. Severe stress can affect your daily routine, work, school or other activities. Anxiety comes in many different forms. It is one of the most common experiences that most people...
You Are Not Who They Think You Are

You Are Not Who They Think You Are

We have been trained to think that our identities are the most important aspects of who we are. A few years back, Macy’s did a marketing campaign that focused on how their products made “You”, More you. In that particular commercial, there’s a...
On Self-Esteem in Teenagers

On Self-Esteem in Teenagers

Low self-esteem is an issue that most of us experience at certain times in our life. However, teenagers seemingly experience the ebbs and flow of self-confidence even more so during the developmental stages. Among high school students, 44% of girls and 15% of guys are...