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Raised by shame

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Raised by shame

It wasn’t until I began diving deep into my past that I came to realize exactly what happened in my childhood home regarding discipline and the expression of emotions. One theme that I noticed was isolation. Whenever I did something that was punishable, I would be sent away to my room to await a spanking. […]

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Active Listening

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Active Listening

Active listening is apparently NOT defined as listening to someone while actively doing something else. Although, that’s likely the only form of active listening I’d ever participated in, until this week. According to a course I’m taking, in order to practice this method of listening, one must listen intently, without judgement and refrain from interrupting […]

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