Codependent behaviour is a dysfunction within a relationship that is one-sided. What are the signs of a codependent relationship? The main symptoms are one-half of the relationship relying solely on the other to provide almost all of their emotional needs and self-esteem. In more extreme cases, this can lead to one-half of the relationship enabling and even supporting the other’s irresponsible or addictive behaviours. There are a number of symptoms
An attention seeker is someone who acts solely in a way that is geared towards garnering the attention of other people. The attention they get makes them feel better about themselves, boosts their self-esteem, and it doesn’t matter if that attention is good or bad. Some people can’t help but seek attention, and they can mistake it for earning people’s respect. However, some attention seekers are willing to sink to
Have you ever wondered if the people you surround yourself with are your true friends? Here are some things to help you know for sure. When we are younger we believe the more friends we have, the more popular we look and ultimately the happier we will be. But as we get older, start working and have busier lives, we realize that actually what is more important is the quality
If you feel overwhelmed by petty quarrels and other relationship problems, you're not alone. Breakups, sadly, happen too often. The angst of splits is painful and often unnecessary. You can dodge relationship problems if you know what causes them in the first place. Here are some which can trigger a nasty, yet avoidable split. 10 most common relationship problems that make people leave the ones they love. If you've ever
Practicing mindfulness has numerous health benefits. It turns out that it can also help us communicate better and form deeper connections with others. I have always found communication to be a perplexing beast. At first glance, it involves the exchange of information between individuals. However, especially in Ireland, where I live, the land of subtle hints and understated cues, what’s not said is at least as important as what is.
First-class communication skills are the keys to success in any area of life. They give you an edge in the workplace, forge bonds with your kids and draw you close to your life partner. Misunderstandings come about because of poor communication; it holds you back in your career and relationships. So, what are the secrets to getting your messages across successfully? Begin by finding out why communicating well is essential.
Do you feel you’re falling into a routine lately? Do you need a push to escape it? Here is how you can achieve your best life by challenging yourself. They say that we should try one task that scares us every day, but can we really find enough scary things to try? Roller coasters seem like a great idea, but it can’t really be our everyday project. So, here are fourteen
Social situations are very important in our lives and there are psychology tricks that can be applied to them. Here are ten clever psychology tricks that will make your life easier when in social situations: 1. Find out if someone likes you To find out if someone likes you, simply pick a word as they talk. Every time they say that word, smile, and nod. If the person does like you, they
Do you suffer from neck pain? You should be more careful of your emotions! If you are looking for healing you will have to search deep inside of your emotions. This is the opinion of Louise Hay who has written several books on emotional and spiritual healing powers. She claims that all kind of illness are starting with your emotional state and very often a cause of your condition is