Do Violent People Have Low Self-Esteem?

Originally posted on repsychl:
It is a commonly held belief that low self-esteem triggers violent behaviour, the origin of which is unknown. Baumeister, Bushman and Campbell (2000) conducted a study investigating this view; the following article attempts to summarise the ideas stated in their paper, entitled ‘Self-esteem, narcissism, and aggression: Does violence result from low…

Risky rhino horn auction | Kenya’s fake news problem

Source: Risky rhino horn auction | Kenya’s fake news problem[link] Making the fake look real. A push to control poaching actually was promoting it. Fake News wears many diabolical masks world wide. This dates back to the father of Fake News William Randolf Hurst (Paty’s Grandfather) and his motto “People will believe what I tell them too”…Read more »

The Female Sociopath

Amy Dunne of “Gone Girl,” Lisbeth Salander of “Girl with the Dragon Tattoo,” Cersei Lannister of “Game of Thrones.” If there’s one thing these cold, calculating ladies can teach us, it’s that we’re captivated by the female sociopath. Source: The Female Sociopath (link)

Adopting This Simple Habit Will Make You Insanely Successful and Confident, According to Science

Research suggests there’s one remarkably simple behavior that separates ultra-successful people from the rest. Source: Adopting This Simple Habit Will Make You Insanely Successful and Confident, According to Science #1. “Growth Mindset” is the hallmark of successful individuals. Intelligence plays a minor role. A growth mindset thrives on challenges and perceives failure, not as the measure of ability rather…Read more »

It does not matter how you do it, just do it! If you don’t you die. Not if, only when and who you take with you.

Happy Saturday, y’all! This week’s post will be dedicated to my favorite recovery resources. The list is an extension of my favorite recovery resources as listed on my main page. I have compiled ALL my favorite relevant recovery resources, from eating disorders, to mental health, to codependency and recovery in general. This list is multimedia, […]…Read more »

The Quiet War on Male Body Image – Medium

Something becoming more acknowledged and talked about however slightly is male body image and how we have just as many issues with our… Source: The Quiet War on Male Body Image – Medium {link} You are not alone ladies, men have many of the same issues with self-image as you do. Male body image has been…Read more »

A man who lives without 90% of his brain is challenging our concept of ‘consciousness’ – ScienceAlert

A French man who lives a relatively normal, healthy life – despite missing 90 percent of his brain – is causing scientists to rethink what it is from a biological perspective that makes us conscious. Source: A man who lives without 90% of his brain is challenging our concept of ‘consciousness’ – ScienceAlert {LINK} This one…Read more »

7 Tips for Helping Yourself Out of Depression – Depression

Because everyone’s experience of depression is different, it stands to reason that recovery from depression should be tailored to your individual needs. These self-help tips can easily be adapted to your preferences. Source: 7 Tips for Helping Yourself Out of Depression – Depression TRY (DO SOMETHING EVEN IF YOU DON’T WANT TOO IGNORE NEGATIVE THOUGHTS…Read more »

Profile of An Abandoner | Abandonment Issues in Relationships | Healing Abandonment | Healing Self Esteem | Susan Anderson

How Do You Profile An Abandoner? Abandonment Therapy & Support helps you recover from Low Self Esteem and Abandonment Issues in Relationships. Professional Abandonment Therapist Susan Anderson can help you work through Abandonment Issues. Source: Profile of An Abandoner | Abandonment Issues in Relationships | Healing Abandonment | Healing Self Esteem | Susan Anderson

Goodreads | Elijah’s Cup: A Family’s Journey into the Community and Culture of High-functioning Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome by Valerie Paradiz — Reviews, Discussion, Bookclubs, Lists

Source: Goodreads | Elijah’s Cup: A Family’s Journey into the Community and Culture of High-functioning Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome by Valerie Paradiz — Reviews, Discussion, Bookclubs, Lists A VERY GOOD READ ! PEACE, MARSHALL

Fw: [New post] 50 Guys On The Things They Will NEVER Understand About Other Guys – marshallthompsonsr@gmail.com – Gmail

Gmail is email that’s intuitive, efficient, and useful. 15 GB of storage, less spam, and mobile access. Source: Fw: [New post] 50 Guys On The Things They Will NEVER Understand About Other Guys – marshallthompsonsr@gmail.com – Gmail I KNOW YOUR NOT ASKING ME !  THE GUYS TODAY I CAN NOT RELATE TO ON ANY LEVEL.…Read more »

16 Non-Sexual Things That Actually Make A Woman Insanely Sexy — Thought Catalog ( SOUTHEN WOMEN HAVE NO EQUAL )

Twenty20, chantylove1. Eloquent. You don’t have to write out a dirty sext for him to admire your articulateness. If you use big words without throwing in three “likes” per sentence, he’s going to find your intelligence attractive. 2. Grateful. He wants to feel like he’s appreciated. If he does the dishes or pays for your…Read more »

You Are Your Brain, So Don’t Blame Your Brain – Neuroskeptic

“You shouldn’t blame lying on the brain”, according to Prof. Richard Gunderman writing in The Conversation. Gunderman notes the media interest in a recent paper about how brain activity ‘adapts’ to lying. CNN, for instance, covered the study with the headline: “Lying may be your brain’s fault, honestly“. Gunderman doesn’t like this idea: There is the…Read more »

Addiction Isn’t Caused by Drugs: This Amazing Short Film Will Change Your Perspective – Expanded Consciousness

  “I’ve seen the needle and the damage done, a little part of it in everyone” sings Neil Young in his iconic song about the dangerous, addictive nature of drugs. Many people think they fully understand addiction; how it happens, what it causes and why they should do their best to stay away. But, is…Read more »

RESEARCH RESOURCES

Some sites you might find helpful or interesting !! Borderline Personality Disorder : bpd central, Support Groups. Hallmarks of BPD. Narcissistic Disorder, Help for Family’s and Splitting  Huffington Post: News, Politics, Entertainment, Wellness, What’s Working, Voices and Videos The Week: Magazine offering commentary and analysis of the day’s breaking news, current events, arts, entertainment, people,…Read more »

Me, Myself, and I. At its core narcissism is very simple because it solely operates on the principle that the narcissist’s needs come first and foremost! There is no ‘you’ in the relationship other than your physical presence and being a servant that must ‘supply’ them with what they came for and THAT is it! | After Narcissistic Abuse

   From my Book – From Charm to Harm and Everything else in Between with a Narcissist! @    It is NOT just simple selfishness it is profound, delusional, and self-serving selfishness the mann… Source: Me, Myself, and I. At its core narcissism is very simple because it solely operates on the principle that the…Read more »