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Are These 5 Myths about Emotions Holding You Back? | World of Psychology


We are emotional beings. As complex patterns of internal reactions to external stimuli, emotions are what helped the human species survive. Emotions direct our actions and determine our well-being and health. Whether we are aware of our emotions or not, whether we talk about emotions or not, and whether we recognize their vital importance or not, emotions are an integral part of our lives and have a powerful effect on us. What kind of effect? That all depends on how we manage any given emotion. False assumptions and lack of skills to regulate emotions often get in the way of effectively dealing with them. Although inter-related, challenging false assumptions is a crucial first step of emotion regulation training. Here are five common myths about emotions (derived from Dialectical Behavior Therapy) you’ll want to challenge: Myth #1: There is a right way to feel in every situation If anything is certain, it’s that there’s always more than one way to view a situation. Everyone

Source: Are These 5 Myths about Emotions Holding You Back? | World of Psychology

Busting some Borderline Personality Disorder Myths


http://www.elephantjournal.com/2016/06/busting-some-borderline-personality-disorder-myths/

Emotion Myths


http://www.hopepersists.com/2016/05/emotion-myths.html

Fight the stigma associated with BPD!: BPD myths and stigma


Source: Fight the stigma associated with BPD!: BPD myths and stigma

Borderline Personality Disorder: Facts vs. Myths


http://psychcentral.com/blog/archives/2015/11/09/borderline-personality-disorder-facts-vs-myths/

Borderline Personality Disorder: Facts vs. Myths | World of Psychology


Source: Borderline Personality Disorder: Facts vs. Myths | World of Psychology

Borderline Personality Disorder: Fact vs Fiction | McLean Hospital


So you think you know about borderline personality disorder? Think again. Many of us have seen Fatal Attraction where the lead female character is described as having borderline personality disorder (BPD), but the diagnosis is not that Hollywood portrayal. In fact, despite great efforts through a number of organizations, including McLean Hospital, Project 375, and the Linehan Institute, there are still many misconceptions about BPD. And unfortunately, along with misconceptions, comes stigma.

Source: Borderline Personality Disorder: Fact vs Fiction | McLean Hospital

Borderline Personality Myths – What Are Some Borderline Personality Myths


Borderline Personality Myths – What Are Some Borderline Personality Myths.

Borderline Personality Disorder Myths – Musings of the Misguided


Borderline Personality Disorder Myths – Musings of the Misguided.

Common Misconceptions And Myths Attached To BPD, Lets Get a Few Things Straight! | Bridget Of The North


Common Misconceptions And Myths Attached To BPD, Lets Get a Few Things Straight! | Bridget Of The North.

Battling Borderline Personality Disorder: BPD Myths


Battling Borderline Personality Disorder: BPD Myths.