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PsychAlive @PsychAlive Santa Barbara, California

PsychAlive offers free psychological resources and information from experts in the field of psychology.

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Understanding Why Anxiety Evolved in Humans: https://t.co/qFaeSVWCXm
7/28
2016
Can Attachment Theory Explain All Our Relationships? https://t.co/dVGTWaE0V2 #attachmenttheory https://t.co/aN39Ex7gmy"Nature has phenomenal healing effects on mood and can be a powerful tool in coping with anxiety." https://t.co/WUd4feylMl
7/27
2016
"Your happiness matters and will have a natural, ripple effect." https://t.co/k57k8g9DRe"In order to overcome, relationship anxiety, we must shift our focus inward." https://t.co/BfsQcKZUbk
7/26
2016
Why Are People Afraid to Grow Up? https://t.co/bPNmkUQdNt https://t.co/dcdYv7nlSQ"Getting to know one’s self and one’s patterns is key to avoiding a toxic relationship." https://t.co/9247VFk3qUWhat Every Parent Should Know About Discipline https://t.co/JpG2jAqN41
7/25
2016
A Guide to Finding Yourself https://t.co/szX68HxaLO https://t.co/0Al1GdHsHNWhat every couple should try before giving up on love... https://t.co/fclL4NB3vS"#Differentiation refers to the process of striving to develop a sense of ourselves as independent individuals." https://t.co/GmzRkT24fo
7/24
2016
"When you create a life of personal value, you become more valuable to the world" https://t.co/qOplhp0S5EGetting Over Relationship Insecurity https://t.co/cZZZixt9RW https://t.co/MmgS9dIgNv
7/23
2016
"Research has found that people who practice unconditional forgiveness are more likely to enjoy longer lives." https://t.co/JJzGdPi37zLife-Affirming Death Awareness https://t.co/8qiadMP9rJ
7/22
2016
The Healing Power of Gratitude https://t.co/LbfFDgDkX1 https://t.co/5AiWrp8d9m"If we felt unseen as children, we may have a hard time believing that someone could really love and value us." https://t.co/OpYO0DXDtr
7/21
2016
"Psychologically, #exercise can help us feel more confident and allow us to cope with #stress in a healthy way." https://t.co/rWoUkt85jQ @PsychAlive https://t.co/wU7HeW7kEX
Retweeted by PsychAlive"By being more mindful, we can pause before reacting, taking time to calm ourselves down." https://t.co/cJf94R1I8V #parentingtip
7/20
2016
#Relationships can be the most pleasurable things on the planet…but they can also be a breeding ground for #anxiety. https://t.co/qG0ohT0QDXWhat causes prejudice, religious wars, terrorism and genocide? Read Dr. Robert Firestone's thoughts on the subject: https://t.co/4eXmMaSnJwDr. Robert Firestone on 'Living Life as an Authentic Adult' https://t.co/zOI80xv90E https://t.co/OFwgowSpTE
7/19
2016
How Do You Wind Up in a Toxic Relationship? https://t.co/GWI6WgHkT4 https://t.co/DLQMiayefUMusic Therapy: The Healing Power of Song https://t.co/AIkKGzH4uV"The problem is, it can be hard to distinguish our inner critic from our own, real point of view." https://t.co/cDI90GHCWVTrust Issues: Why Is It So Hard for Some People to Trust? https://t.co/YuO7gPnOfx https://t.co/5v63NphXme
7/18
2016
Loving a Trauma Survivor: Understanding Childhood Trauma’s Impact On Relationships https://t.co/1qeasTNbNA"Studies now show that basing one’s self-worth on external factors is actually harmful to one’s mental health." https://t.co/PYvLYbAJU9The Problem with Overpraising Children https://t.co/pkNXnVJfDf https://t.co/Un18bY8Dri
7/17
2016
"If someone is easily slighted or over-reactive to criticism, they may also be a narcissist." https://t.co/kPP2KWvcTtHere are three essential steps to living your own life: https://t.co/3AoC1iqbKV https://t.co/vQtK2NgAbr
7/16
2016
"When you live a life that you cherish, everything around you holds more meaning." https://t.co/O4ctU14mpK"Depression is a mind/body issue & should be treated with the same compassion & treatment-seeking as any illness. " https://t.co/BCCdkKYW3JWhy Competitive Feelings Are Good For You https://t.co/bXDfSSo8g6 https://t.co/EBx4a81r5Y
7/15
2016
"We turn to #addiction to escape pain, but the escape itself perpetuates our pain..." https://t.co/2JmIBQtWNL @NewMindMirror Thank you for sharing!RT @PsychAlive: How to Be a Mindful Business Leader https://t.co/3gnrfXcnZl https://t.co/Y91BpLLUQg
Retweeted by PsychAlive"Just because you know your partner, don’t assume you know everything they’re thinking." https://t.co/OrN9o2cDcpHow to Be a Mindful Business Leader https://t.co/ImkXWgZrAo https://t.co/sRLy4S2xsU
7/14
2016
"Depression is an illness and should never be treated as something that’s 'all in your head.'" https://t.co/bXYtdXz8BoHow to Make Your Life More Meaningful https://t.co/H1Psgc2YFm"When we know ourselves, we become stronger in our relationships." https://t.co/kxmVFOZjUv https://t.co/nev2Oyua2G"If we face our pain, we are actually better able to live a richer, more joyful and fulfilling life." https://t.co/wkW9ZtRRsr
7/13
2016
Do you HATE your body? Read about how to overcome poor body image: https://t.co/YnxIVb3Gw56 Things You Should Know About Depression https://t.co/aTuhk73jCF #depression https://t.co/eGQm8YePcRNarcissistic Relationships: The Downside to Loving a Narcissist https://t.co/iBbPVVCuIR
7/12
2016
"It’s never too late to work on yourself or develop yourself in a relationship." https://t.co/dakU3Wl3zT#PoliceShootings #ISISTerrorism #Addiction, #DomesticViolence : Psychologists Explain Why It All Happens https://t.co/ezCKaxPltJ
Retweeted by PsychAlive @KimYMcLendon Thank you for citing PsychAlive in your wonderful article. Here's a relevant article by Dr. Firestone: https://t.co/vx314Dodl3Understanding Disorganized Attachment https://t.co/wUkjON6Lcq https://t.co/CbPIDoRy2uHow to Become More Adult and Successful in Your Life https://t.co/B5q7cczyxf @KimYMcLendon Thank you for citing PsychAlive in your fascinating article. You might appreciate this, as well: https://t.co/vx314Dodl3What Real Love Looks Like https://t.co/nu3GgdNThL
7/11
2016
A true sense of #selfworth can also be fostered by practicing self-compassion. Learn how here: https://t.co/wqJ1HFyviU"If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion." @DalaiLama https://t.co/3AkKRw2zEO
7/10
2016
"Parents who do too much for their kids are actually handicapping instead of helping them." https://t.co/QUDfJGuhgmI Hate My Body! How to deal with poor body image: https://t.co/I4W385J5pa https://t.co/0z3wjYZqOc
7/9
2016
"Studies show, when we practice self-compassion, we’re actually more likely to change and achieve our goals." https://t.co/GtpOvaiwjN"When you are open and vulnerable, your partner is much more likely to reciprocate." https://t.co/1WFDxyrdaA"Mindfulness allows us to be more attuned and sensitive to our children." https://t.co/XJWWu9ZnGQ https://t.co/RA9NWdOJzU
7/8
2016
Desperately Seeking Happiness https://t.co/g6tKrgc5dnHow to Fix a Relationship When it Gets Dull https://t.co/oo2sA22uRt"False build-ups make children feel they need to be great in order to be acceptable." https://t.co/1Ig3b8NVtC https://t.co/Bdk67vkoPR
7/7
2016
A survey found that 97 percent of women questioned had an "I hate my body" thought on an average day. https://t.co/hzTUDccbyT #bodyimageIs Your Relationship Toxic? https://t.co/YN5CbycaCZChange Your Attachment Style to Have a Better Life https://t.co/BkpLZBEdjeThe Importance of Self-Worth https://t.co/EYS6nwAqtP https://t.co/bYcKLjTeko
7/6
2016
"People are paralyzed by insisting on perfection and end up berating themselves and others for their failures." https://t.co/fjEty3KBmHMindfulness is a life changer, give it a try. great for pain & stress management https://t.co/SPWUjKdEAB
Retweeted by PsychAlive"We often perceive people as reflections of our past, assuming they will think and behave in certain patterns." https://t.co/z8gxZY4WuF"Narcissists may only appear to care about you when you are fulfilling their needs or serving a purpose for them." https://t.co/HzzPTi59D7
7/5
2016
"Being open to feedback is one of the greatest relationship skills you can offer to your partner." https://t.co/Up7EFC1iTWAn Introduction to Mindfulness https://t.co/WOW8eaq0ui https://t.co/Z4Ay4mZx6t"Ask yourself what lights you up!" https://t.co/bYr92bPgeN#Generosity reduces stress, enhances sense of purpose, naturally fights depression, and even increases lifespan! https://t.co/rQ5OYYN4hn
7/4
2016
Watch our Critical Inner Voice – Whiteboard Animation https://t.co/QoSKgG0Yxm https://t.co/qDNmUodk9i"Self-esteem isn’t about telling kids that everything they do is terrific." https://t.co/0sRcOo3nKy"Fear is the primary enemy to becoming an adult." https://t.co/zf0D5yePsu
7/3
2016
"Overpraising our kids makes them feel uncertain about their true abilities." https://t.co/UfrkMnO5g5"All of this convenience has an unfortunate downside. " https://t.co/ZsCngSGmt9 #technology https://t.co/p9BFIDEBWh
7/2
2016
"Our competitive feelings are an indication of what we want." https://t.co/oOUzdqo2jPShould you break up with your friend? https://t.co/xONhIFu0OPStop Procrastinating https://t.co/3qblCQa0RG https://t.co/8WOnREMuZl
7/1
2016
"People aren’t perfect, so naturally neither are relationships." https://t.co/OmiX501ja8"Being giving of ourselves and connecting to others is one of the most powerful ways to strengthen our real self." https://t.co/bFGWlGdjF6Are You in an Unhealthy Relationship? https://t.co/0mnCmc7bMh https://t.co/MimzXCzzad
6/30
2016
"Focus your attention on living fully in the present rather than imagining the future." https://t.co/J7O0tAM7v4Depression in Mothers https://t.co/6bzcWesuke"Technology intended to improve our lives can instead lead to its deterioration through social disconnection..." https://t.co/lDg0rUEHFuAre today’s youth really a more narcissistic generation? https://t.co/pbejHWq37P https://t.co/XPeeVXnV0b
6/29
2016
"Depression is a more than just a bad mood" and five other things you should know about #depression: https://t.co/RW9DGhYXk7"Our early relationships provide a template for how relationships go..." https://t.co/yXUS9RGez9How to Fix a Relationship https://t.co/QSBkqtAAmI https://t.co/L1fiAdlMhj
6/28
2016
Are negative thoughts ruining your life? https://t.co/0x3Aw6E8F5"Narcissists are very bad relationship partners." https://t.co/ffnusJOWjX"Anything can operate as an addiction if done habitually for the purpose of fulfilling a need to be tolerably numb." https://t.co/gOMsHd7xI3What to Look For in a Partner https://t.co/WYjQ6mDaBB https://t.co/4vxrGCLEyh
6/27
2016
The Ways We Lie https://t.co/51djnwgjEZBenefits of Mindful Parenting https://t.co/e8OkLAWzIM
6/26
2016

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