The Paradox of Positive Thinking

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“positive thinking is all good and well if you have a solid base to start from”


See the funny thing about emotional health is that you sometimes don’t even know something’s amiss. You get so used to the internal nag, the lack of energy, the general feeling of ‘meh’ that you think it’s part of life. It’s an accepted norm, anything in contrast a bonus.

The personal development industry is worth a whopping $10 billion. A simple scroll through Instagram shows up coach after quote on ways to ‘improve’ yourself and your life. And at the helm of it all is Tony Robbins. Apparently he can save a marriage in 8 minutes. ‘…

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About The Author

Siobhan is a Trainee Psychotherapist, Mental Health Advocate and Editor of crakd. She’s also embroiled in an intense love affair with eclectic interiors and colourful food.

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