Assume Good Intentions!
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Assume Good Intentions!

Once a colleague asked me, with indignation, “What did you assume? Your behavior suggested you are afraid that I could harm you in some way. It’s insulting! Assume good intentions!” I felt as if I was caught in a fearful thought! Many times in relationships we assume things like, “They don’t appreciate me”, “They don’t…

Psychologist or life coach?
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Psychologist or life coach?

Recently my Instagram instructor, Zarina Ivanter, interviewed a fashion expert, Yulia Pozdova, about an outfit for business people. My attention was drawn to Yulia’s brief comparison between psychotherapists vs. psychologists vs. life coaches. She said, “A psychotherapist digs deep, long and expensive.” She suggested that in America they decided that people need different specialist –…