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How to Be Empowered During Therapy

How to Be Empowered During Therapy

Knowing Your Rights as a Client The first step to being empowered during therapy is knowing your rights as a client and what you can expect from your therapist. There are a lot of misconceptions about what therapy is and is not, so let’s start with your basic rights as…

How Yoga Can Help Reduce Anxiety

How Yoga Can Help Reduce Anxiety

IS ANXIETY BECOMING A PROBLEM? Everyone experiences anxiety from time to time. It is a human emotion we all share, and it’s important to remember that you are not the only one who deals or has dealt with it. At low and moderate levels, anxiety can even be beneficial. It…

Redefining Your Relationship With Anger

Redefining Your Relationship With Anger

ANGER HAS A BAD RAP What comes to mind when you hear the word “anger”? Most people think it’s a bad thing – it’s often associated with aggression and violence. It has such a negative reputation because of the behaviors that can come with it, but anger itself isn’t bad.…

What to Expect In Early Sobriety

What to Expect In Early Sobriety

Getting Sober Whether you are just starting out on your journey towards sobriety, or you’ve been sober for years, sobriety offers many positive rewards. During early sobriety, you’ll start to rebuild trust with your friends and family (even if it’s a gradual process), notice your physical health improving, get through…

How to Deal with Narcissism

How to Deal with Narcissism

What is Narcissism? Narcissistic personality disorder is a diagnosis, though not everyone who displays narcissistic traits meets the criteria for having a diagnosable disorder. Individuals may only display some narcissistic traits, including: lacking empathy, being preoccupied with unlimited success, power, attraction, or beauty, being materialistic as a way to show…