Depression can seem worse than terminal cancer, because most cancer patients feel loved and they have hope and ‘self-esteem’ …” Click the blue link below to join the discussion and share how you feel about the quote from Dr. Burns. 391 total views, 0 views today Originally posted 2017-07-25 22:47:22.
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We are very pleased to be able to bring you an exclusive, in-depth discussion-interview with San Francisco psychologist, Dr. Michael Edelstein, one of the pioneers of REBT and one of it’s leading proponents today, author of the now-classic “Three Minute Therapy,” and just out “Therapy Breakthrough” Without further ado, please enjoy “What are you telling […]
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“Much of what we call emotion is nothing more or less than a certain kind – a biased, prejudiced, or strongly evaluative kind – of thought.” ~Albert Ellis, Rational Psychotherapy and Individual Psychology 1,166 total views, no views today Originally posted 2016-03-08 20:20:42.
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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.” 4,036 total views, no views today Originally posted 2014-01-06 22:41:50.
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Here is a good one from the 2008 archives about self-esteem and self acceptance: By refusing to “devalue yourself because of your ignorance” perhaps you do understand more than you think. 271 total views, no views today Originally posted 2015-04-16 04:22:58.
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Sean B. in Florida writes: 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 I […]
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