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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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“When we allow ourselves to indulge our critical inner voice, we are actually siding with an internal enemy.” https://t.co/peQzXzm8Ba
2/25
2017
Why Are Cell Phones SO Addictive? https://t.co/0cSt5jEANX
2/24
2017
7 Behaviors That Ruin a Relationship https://t.co/49EherI83W“We’re often reliving rather than living our lives, filling past prescriptions rather than forging our own path.” https://t.co/g0fRoIrBYD
2/23
2017
“Studies have shown that self-compassion, unlike self-criticism, increases self-improvement.” https://t.co/peQzXzm8Ba
2/22
2017
You Don’t Really Know Yourself https://t.co/lrWj5bnMDV https://t.co/3eYFYMKWF0Why We Need to Teach Kids Emotional Intelligence https://t.co/dWPJo3tINc
2/21
2017
90% of Americans fall in the category of overusing, misusing or abusing their devices. Are you a cell phone addict? https://t.co/0cSt5jEANX“If we didn’t have our emotional needs met as children, we may be afraid to trust again.” https://t.co/aDCAe6aMZZ
2/20
2017
“If we avoid facing the past, we fail to recognize the many, often limiting, ways it’s influencing our present.” https://t.co/g0fRoIrBYD
2/19
2017
“The time we waste listening to our inner critic is draining and demoralizing.” https://t.co/peQzXzm8Ba
2/18
2017
Hating yourself won't make you change for the better, but THIS will... https://t.co/peQzXzm8Ba
2/17
2017
Whether our worries are political or personal, it’s easy to become consumed by them. Here's 7 ways to fight anxiety: https://t.co/8WuVCfENKo“When we fail to face unresolved pain from our childhood, we have many, often unconscious, ways of repeating it.” https://t.co/g0fRoIrBYD
2/16
2017
“Mindfulness practice can be a life-changing tool for people who experience anxiety.” https://t.co/8WuVCfENKo #mindfulness #anxiety
2/15
2017
“One reason Valentine’s Day tends to be so romantic is that we think outside the box and break our usual habits.”… https://t.co/jU2eIKYbPjHow to Not Feel Let Down This Valentine’s Day https://t.co/oLv7iZKuFF https://t.co/h761dZibF0
2/14
2017
A terrific read for all parents who want to raise strong and healthy adults. https://t.co/UdTCOkOz7I
Retweeted by PsychAliveFear of Intimacy: Understanding Why People Fear Intimacy - https://t.co/OmOIXowSfg via @PsychAlive
Retweeted by PsychAliveDon't pile on the pressure this Valentine's Day https://t.co/fPt2FqVypy #valentinesday“If we over-identify with & ruminate on our childhood experiences, we find ourselves being ruled by these events.” https://t.co/g0fRoIrBYD
2/13
2017
Read about how to help support your children on their path: https://t.co/KaoDOfYoRj https://t.co/h8Z0jyANDF
2/12
2017
This Valentine’s Day… give your partner something that has unique meaning to them…. https://t.co/d8cBtP9lET
2/11
2017
“Mindfulness meditation allows us to sit with our thoughts and feelings without judgment.” https://t.co/peQzXzm8Ba #mindfulness #meditation
2/10
2017
Advice for Valentine's Day: Amplify the Romance in Your Relationship https://t.co/nMEAOlDQi4Is Your Past Controlling Your Life? https://t.co/g0fRoIrBYD
2/9
2017
“Whatever struggles we have in our lives, our 'critical inner voice' is always there to turn up the volume.” https://t.co/8WuVCfENKo
2/8
2017
If you’re feeling overwhelmed by any emotion, we recommend you seek out a therapist or mental health professional. Good help is available.7 Ways to Manage Anxiety in 2017 https://t.co/8WuVCfENKo
2/7
2017
Why Relationships Scare Us https://t.co/aDCAe6aMZZ https://t.co/LvxpDvVA4N“Parents tend to attribute a fixed identity, whether it be positive or negative, to their offspring.” https://t.co/lrWj5bFo2v
2/6
2017
How to Reduce Self-Criticism and Make Real Change https://t.co/peQzXzm8Ba
2/5
2017
“All human beings are not created equal when it comes to the capacity for #empathy, according to scientists.” https://t.co/PWywwNYGEg
2/4
2017
New blog by Dr. Robert Firestone explains why we see ourselves so negatively: https://t.co/lrWj5bFo2v"... the best way to think of love is as a verb. Love is dynamic and requires action to thrive." Dr. Lisa Fireston… https://t.co/X0nD2nlAGD
2/3
2017
“Most people have a fear of intimacy and at the same time are terrified of being alone.” Find out why here: https://t.co/aDCAe6aMZZ“Whatever your personal goals or political views, you’re not alone if you feel a bit uncertain about 2017.” https://t.co/8WuVCfENKo
2/2
2017
"Conquer Your Critical Inner Voice: An Adjunct to Clinical Practice" https://t.co/jAXAezUHFn Check out our online webinar“Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” ~Thurman https://t.co/peQzXzm8Ba
2/1
2017
Empathy: How It Can Help Us All Right Now https://t.co/PWywwNYGEg"a wonderful tool to help us heal our minds and resolve unresolved issues or experiences" #rainapproach https://t.co/8WuVCfENKo
1/31
2017
Understanding Cell Phone Addiction https://t.co/0cSt5jEANX https://t.co/R2gVM4zR09
1/30
2017
@ankitadevi4 This article offers some good advice for how you can start to fight depression: https://t.co/vxQ04OsphC
1/27
2017
#Teach kids #emotionalintelligence = the most essential skills for their success in life. @PsychAlivehttps://t.co/HwHXLMdNDa
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1/12
2017
6 Rules to Live By When You Discipline Your Child via @PsychAlive... https://t.co/6VCqEp2SA4
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1/9
2017
How to Reduce Self-Criticism and Make Real Change - https://t.co/GdsJDx01WV via @PsychAlive
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1/6
2017
There are only 2 two ways to have a peaceful conscience: Never do anything wrong or learn self-forgiveness (Pro tip: first way's impossible)
Retweeted by PsychAlive"The key to happiness is to let each situation be what it is instead of what you think it should be." - Mandy Hale https://t.co/d8YMkY7JIr
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1/3
2017
Dr. Robert Firestone explains how the conscious or unconscious fear of death can alter many aspects of our behavior: https://t.co/5Hbj0dyjDq
1/2
2017
“When we find people who have a healthier #attachment style than ours, we can actually form a secure attachment. ” https://t.co/bLhWPB68OQ
1/1
2016
Five Questions for a Better New Year https://t.co/yFnMV22fbv #newyears https://t.co/hXlAvyqdkBA New Year’s Resolution Worth Making https://t.co/PzzGPwMXPk #newyearsresolution
12/31
2016
@ChrisMukasa @DrLisaFirestone Thank you for sharing!How to Be Your Own Couples Therapist https://t.co/UaRqh8zYIsNo New Year’s Resolution is the Best Resolution of All by @DrDonnaRockwell https://t.co/qE2Yglc742 https://t.co/sTdFNKSKzd
12/30
2016
Do You Really Know Yourself? https://t.co/6S3lhGXsZd https://t.co/29eiuZDeobDr. Lisa Firestone explains why we feel down at the end of the year and what we can do about it! https://t.co/WxUTf2htvv #holidayblues
12/29
2016
“One of the worst of these stigmas is that a person can be 'too old to fall in love.'” https://t.co/Yes291maMY“We often perceive people as reflections of our past, assuming they will think and behave in certain patterns.” https://t.co/18r5CfaYsT
12/28
2016
“If we want to prevent domestic violence, we have to look at what works.” Learn more: https://t.co/vtuVe2QMOT“The negative self-concept is highly resistant to change.” https://t.co/jMG2DZnaFh
12/27
2016
Why Do Break Ups Hurt Some People More than Others? https://t.co/o4mehP8i0D https://t.co/gUBQqhp4TK“Sometimes, it takes being in a room full of people to make us feel our most alone.” https://t.co/eBMNmTB2dR“Studies have found that #mindfulness practices can help reduce stress, depression and anxiety in #children.” https://t.co/iK86rSiruS
12/26
2016
Holiday Wisdom: How to Have the Best Holiday Ever https://t.co/HKy795qC8mWhere Our Relationship Patterns Come From https://t.co/mMVDe5YtrD https://t.co/1a9tW2usOF
12/25
2016
“Family time may sound relaxing and joyful, but not all holiday visits are filled with warmth and affection.” https://t.co/lhAoCeHiG4“By taking charge of our half of a dynamic, we give our relationship at least a 50% better chance of survival.” https://t.co/LgVj5tYIp9
12/24
2016
“When we don’t have a healthy way of handling our emotions, we have trouble teaching our kids to handle theirs.” https://t.co/5CfP6Npx1I“Even if we don’t agree with everything, listening to our partner makes them feel seen, heard, and cared about.” https://t.co/h3ggOdU6u2
12/23
2016
26% of people feel lonely over the holidays. Read about how to not feel so lonely this holiday season: https://t.co/ZKWRCFHniM #holidayblues“Love is an action each of us must choose for ourselves.” https://t.co/J7GSgtG2vP #love #chooselove
12/22
2016
5 Ways to Fight Loneliness Over the Holidays https://t.co/ZjJkVfNnRU“People are largely unconscious of the extent and depth of their self-destructive thoughts... ” https://t.co/MZbHJsaBJW
12/21
2016
Stop the Blame Game to Improve Your Relationship https://t.co/JV1ikUNh0o https://t.co/i8GwtyEYG5Keeping the Romance Alive in a Long Distance Relationship https://t.co/YjMDSSzk2n #longdistance
12/20
2016
“Case-building is a huge problem in any relationship.” https://t.co/2KMNmDeRMRThe Impact of Death on our Everyday Lives https://t.co/XXdG7YuLK4 https://t.co/0JW0cIN4Zp#PARENTS read about the one thing you can do to help your children: https://t.co/hiFSMRrgVR
12/19
2016

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