Q: The intense Mr. X writes about a pattern of trying to “put 10 pounds of shit into a five pound bag,” that is, making unrealistic plans, and then feeling frustrated, and anxious about not accomplishing what he set out to do. Sound familiar? 549 total views, 5 views today Originally posted 2019-01-05 21:41:42.
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We have bee having a lively–if somewhat perennial–discussion about why REBT dos not favor motivation and bolstering of “self esteem” by using global labels and “rating,” such as “I am an EXCELLENT person.” 781 total views, 1 views today Originally posted 2018-12-26 19:54:03.
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How do we deal with anxiety about the future of a son who is not doing well in high school? 4,177 total views, 1 views today Originally posted 2014-07-13 03:53:10.
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Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and move forward with your life.” ~Dr. David M. Burns 1,924 total views, no views today Originally posted 2013-05-02 22:53:14.
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Dare to be average! 2,113 total views, 1 views today Originally posted 2016-08-22 20:50:01.
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A loyal reader asks about managing job burnout What a great topic! There is an expectation that has become common since the 1960’s that work is “supposed” to be fulfilling, satisfying, fun, even meaningful . . . 6,651 total views, 2 views today Originally posted 2013-06-25 02:53:25.
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Sean B. in Florida asks Rex. I think I understand the idea of unconditional self acceptance, in theory at least. But I am afraid that adopting it will cause me to lose my edge and stop striving for excellence in my career. If I accept myself unconditionally, then do I have to accept it if […]
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