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Self Esteem

What Donald Trump Can Teach Us About Self-Esteem (Even If You Hate His Guts)

Laura Tong | Posted 02.16.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Laura Tong

Photo: Flickr: Gage Skidmore:Creative Commons License Personally, I've never had a problem with self-esteem. I always say that you have to believe in...

8 Tips on Coping with Your Antagonistic Teenage Daughter

Laurie Hollman, Ph.D. | Posted 02.16.2016 | Teen
Laurie Hollman, Ph.D.

Remember your daughter in grade school? Lively, your best friend, carefree, happy to confide in you? Then when she was fifteen a switch turned on. She...

Is This the Key to Unlock Success?

Matthew Crawt | Posted 02.16.2016 | Healthy Living
Matthew Crawt

Confidence really can unlock many doors to success as it can lead to many other qualities. Too many people are being held back by unnecessary fears and hiding talents that the whole world should see. Let today be the day that you start believing in yourself and start taking the first steps to your dream life!

Experiments in Happiness: Meditation, Two Weeks

Shannon Deep | Posted 02.23.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Shannon Deep

Pro tip about meditation: It doesn't magically fix everything that's wrong with your head. Not that I really thought it would -- I just really hoped it would.

21 Things to Know at 21

Matt Hearnden | Posted 02.15.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Matt Hearnden

Do you ever find yourself arguing or debating or even just talking about something you know nothing about? Yeah. Me too.

What's Wrong With Needing to Be the Best

Lisa Firestone | Posted 02.16.2016 | Healthy Living
Lisa Firestone

Very few of us are likely to be the "most" or the "best" anything. But success, happiness and a good life aren't really about this. They're about learning to accept ourselves and pursue what has meaning to us. That is the best standard we can hold for ourselves and the most valuable lesson we can pass on to our children.

Letter to Freshman Me

Taylor Vidmar | Posted 02.15.2016 | Teen
Taylor Vidmar

Dear Taylor, First off, let's get this straight: I would much rather visit you in person, but, alas, I have yet to discover time travel. I have been ...

How to Become Your Own Best Friend

Leisa Peterson | Posted 02.15.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Leisa Peterson

Whatever story you've been telling yourself, it's time to reexamine the way in which you talk to yourself. If you want to be your own best friend and have more fun in life, it's time to start treating yourself the way you'd treat your closest confidant: with love and compassion.

7 Ways to Unlock Your Greatness

Sherrie Campbell, PhD | Posted 02.15.2016 | Healthy Living
Sherrie Campbell, PhD

Greatness is a virtue you must consciously invest in every minute of every day. Be intentional about greatness and go after it with an unwavering belief in your abilities to achieve success and excellence.

WATCH: Raise Your Vibration (Virtual Shot of Espresso)

Brad Yates | Posted 02.12.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Brad Yates

Here's a quick pick me up, just in case you could use one (or save it for later when you might need it...) If you are new to tapping, it will be ...

14 Stunning Photos That Embrace Our Uniquely Beautiful Features

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 02.14.2016 | Style

Why is it so much easier to celebrate the beauty of others than it is to recognize our own unique traits? And when we do notice something different ab...

What Not to Say to a Fat Man

David A. Pride | Posted 02.11.2016 | Healthy Living
David A. Pride

Being overweight isn't healthy but hating my body, not accepting the challenges that are before me, or allowing "helpful" advice to drag me into a Doritos-laden weight gain purgatory isn't healthy either.

The Joy of Self-Acceptance

Peter Field | Posted 02.11.2016 | Queer Voices
Peter Field

Our journey may have left us with feelings of fear, not only toward others, but at some level, toward ourselves. These things are the enemies of self-acceptance and self-esteem. In order to be happy, we need to feel safe. We need also to trust ourselves enough to believe that we can experience happiness.

Could Faking the Big O Delay Finding Mr. Right?

Alicia Armeli MSEd MSN RDN CHLC | Posted 02.11.2016 | Women
Alicia Armeli MSEd MSN RDN CHLC

In this day and age, women have won the right to vote, to burn our bras, and to climb the corporate ladder. Why do we still find it a challenge to be honest in the bedroom? And could this duplicity potentially lead us astray when looking for Mr. Right?

The Bible Unlocked: What is it to Sin?

Kristina Kaine | Posted 02.10.2016 | Religion
Kristina Kaine

Sin is one of the most misunderstood concepts today. All too often it is tied to guilt and fear which has the potential to be psychologically disturbing.

The Magic of 'Next!': 3 Things You Will Want to Know About Love Before Valentine's Day

David I. Block | Posted 02.10.2016 | GPS for the Soul
David I. Block

What happens when we are so focused on what is wrong with our love-life that we stop even considering that it can be different? Two women came into my...

5 Things I Learned When I Socialized For A Full Day With No Alcohol

Hayley Miller | Posted 02.13.2016 | Women
Hayley Miller

I woke up in a mild panic last Saturday morning. I had a long day of social events ahead of me and seemingly endless work to do on Sunday. The problem: How could I party all day and not wake up with a horrible hangover?

Become Your Greatest Love of All This Valentine's Day

Angela N. Holton | Posted 02.09.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Angela N. Holton

This Valentine's Day you don't have to feel sad, lonely, or desperate. Instead you can create love and bliss from within your heart, which will magnetize love in its many different forms in all the areas of your life.

The Most Romantic Valentine's Day Gift

Gleb Tsipursky | Posted 02.08.2016 | Impact
Gleb Tsipursky

This article first appeared on the blog of Intentional Insights, a nonprofit organization that empowers people to refine and reach their goals by prov...

3 Tips to Feel More Confident During Your High-Risk Pregnancy

Parijat Deshpande | Posted 02.08.2016 | Women
Parijat Deshpande

Every day of a high-risk pregnancy feels like you're holding your breath, desperately hoping to make it to the next milestone. Hearing a heartbeat. Making it to the second trimester. Good news at your anatomy scan. Being on this roller-coaster can leave you feeling anxious and terrified every day.

Being Single And Blissfully Happy

Rani St. Pucchi | Posted 02.08.2016 | Women
Rani St. Pucchi

I'd rather wait for Mr. Right than Mr. Right Now. No matter how long it takes.

3 Skills That Will Change Your Life

Brett Berhoff | Posted 02.08.2016 | Business
Brett Berhoff

We often hear the term "The Game of Life." In some ways, life is a game. It is a game of strategy that exists within your mind, the others around you, and all of the millions of variables of that make up our existence.

The Power of Suggestion

Jim Fannin | Posted 02.05.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Jim Fannin

You control what goes into your subconscious. You are the master filter. You have to give your mental consent. Other people's thoughts must become yours for it to be an action in your mind. If the words are not to your liking, dismiss them or replace them with what's positive for you.

3 Steps To Becoming a Happier Person

Kiara Williams | Posted 02.05.2016 | College
Kiara Williams

Inevitably, we compare ourselves to others, and it makes us question our self-worth and capabilities. Here are a few simple tips to making you a happier person:

How Clothing Choices Affect and Reflect Your Self-Image

Jill L. Ferguson | Posted 02.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Jill L. Ferguson

So the next time you reach for those yoga pants or for that fiery red dress, ask yourself how will that clothing item make you feel and what is it saying to the world around you today?