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How can I raise my self esteem and self confidence?

How can I raise my self esteem and self confidence?

Be good, and learn!: There are many ways to have healthy self-esteem. Most agree that there are two broad components to self-esteem: (1) the view that I am a worthwhile or good person; and (2) the view that I have some competence (i know things or know how to do things). If people continue to strive to be virtuous or good and to learn and develop skills they will tend to have a positive self-concept. Striving is key. ...Read more

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How can I gain self-confidence?

How can I gain self-confidence?

Ego deficiency: You might want to discuss this with a clinical psychologist to learn why you do not feel confident in your abilities. Would wager that those around you find you valuable and functional and helpful. You need to learn how to recognize and promote your independent talents. Bet you have many and could help others. Go now and you can learn about yourself soon. ...Read more

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How can I improve self confidence?

How can I improve self confidence?

Great question: That is a great question. One way to improve your self confidence is to live a healthy life: Exercise, eat a healthy diet, and avoid bad habits. A great free activity you can try that is very supportive is called Toastmasters. You can go as a guest and practice public speaking in front of a group. Good luck! http://www.toastmasters.org/Find-a-Club?q=virginia%20beach&radius=25 ...Read more

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What should I do to improve my self confidence?

Ego deficiency: You might want to discuss this with a clinical psychologist to learn why you do not feel confident in your abilities. Would wager that those around you find you valuable and functional and helpful. You need to learn how to recognize and promote your independent talents. Bet you have many and could help others. Go now and you can learn about yourself soon. ...Read more

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How can I increase my self confidence permanently?

How can I increase my self confidence permanently?

Cognitive behavioral: Great question! Great attitude & approach! Ask your Family Doc about Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Find counselor you're comfortable with - that's very important point b/c you have to trust this person to walk you thru therapy. Stick with it. In meantime, eat healthy, exercise regularly, get enough sleep, get your vaccinations up-to-date & wrap it up each & every time. You're awesome! ...Read more

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How can we improve the self confidence of toddlers?

Toddler: Encouraging, demonstrating support, being good role model, motivating, and probably most importantly being patient are the keys to success. ...Read more

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How to have better self confidence?

How to have better self confidence?

self-confidence: I would recommend that you see a psychotherapist. Get evaluated for add given your symptom profile. Get treated for that or any other condition present. Try not to dwell on yourself. Get out and do things for others. Volunteer, exercise, eat well, practice good sleep hygiene and take good general care of your body. See our gp to have any physical causes ruled out and devote time to spiritual life. ...Read more

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How can I gain better self confidence i'm 16?

How can I gain better self confidence i'm 16?

Please don't let: others be the measuring stick for who you are. Clarify what you believe in w/trusted family or friends and live it. Our "stock" rises and falls, especially in teen years. Externals like clothing, looks, etc. are ok but don't last. "Feeling Good" by David Burns may be a helpful book, as can be seeing a psychologist for support. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Self confidence improvement methods. Any good ideas?

Self confidence: Try tackling tasks you've been avoiding. As the old saying goes "if once you try & not succeed, try try again". ...Read more

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How can I quite smoking. And how can I gain self confidence?

Smoking Cessation: There are several options to stop smoking, but first you have to want to totally stop. You can quit "cold turkey", use nicotine patches, gum, lozenges or inhalers or use oral medications such as Chantix or bupropion. Speak to your primary care physician to discuss options. Stopping smoking is one way you can gain self-confidence by doing something good for yourself. ...Read more