Can’t is a damned interesting word, responsible for much mischief. With few exceptions, it is simply a cognitive distortion. However, when I say that, you may automatically tune out, assuming I that I am about to rehash some chestnut from my Dale Carnegie-Napoleon Hill,-Norman Vincent Peale-Jim Robbins bag of “positive thinking” tricks. Not so! I promise! 3,404 total views, no […]
3,404 total views, no views today
Most people don’t realize that “I can’t” is a cognitive distortion. But I don’t mean that in the “positive thinking” sense of implying the opposite, “I can.” I mean it …
33 total views, 1 views today
Epictetus was a Greek Stoic philosopher who lived int he 1st and 2nd Century AD . This idea is a fresh and relevant today as it was 2, 000 years …
23 total views, no views today
Mon 9 Sep 2013, 9:58 am Read all about it . . . click the blue link below to read more and join the discussion. 226 total views, no views today Originally posted 2013-09-08 20:05:28.
226 total views, no views today
We have been having a lively discussion on the REBT-CBT Forum about where (if anywhere) the "Law of Attraction" and "Creative Visualization" fit into REBT. 335 total views, no views today Originally posted 2013-05-21 20:43:16.
335 total views, no views today
53,453 total views, 4 views today Originally posted 2013-08-29 05:05:56.
53,453 total views, 4 views today
"Every day, in every way, I am getting better and better!" Yeah, right, sure! To quote that brilliant 20th Century philosopher, Curly of the Three Stooges … "Nyuck, nyuck, nyuck!" If you believe that, we would like to ask simply, How is that going for you? This famous positive affirmation […]
408 total views, 4 views today
Hi REBT Mates! Erroneous comparisons of REBT-CBT to "positive thinking" and similar is a pereneal staw man argument . One of the problems in trying to get the word out about REBT-CBT is that they are often dismissed as merely “positive thinking. In my opinion, one of the goals of any REBT media is to distinguish REBT-CBT from […]
2,142 total views, 2 views today