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Dr. Jerome Zacks
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Loss Of Confidence (Overview)

This is characterized by a decrease in feelings of ability or personal agency to complete tasks that were once easy. Performing artists go through occasional bouts of stage fright, which is to say they lose belief that they can perform their art well in front of others, as an example.


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Sudden loss of confidence?

Sudden loss of confidence?

Has anything else: happened lately? The death or illness of a loved one? Problems at work with a boss or coworker? Conflicts with family members? Problems at school? Sometime a sudden lack of confidence is related to other things happening in your life. Meet with a therapist to figure out what maybe the matter. ...Read more

Dr. Jerome Zacks
13 doctors shared insights

Loss Of Confidence (Overview)

This is characterized by a decrease in feelings of ability or personal agency to complete tasks that were once easy. Performing artists go through occasional bouts of stage fright, which is to say they lose belief that they can perform their art well in front of others, as an example.


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Loss of confidence in life?

Loss of confidence in life?

Talk,heal,integrate: When you say "loss, " it suggests that you used to have confidence in life... So whatever happened to wound it, will hopefully heal... Psychotherapy (healing of the psyche) may be helpful in this regard... ...Read more

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Loss of confidence in life in us?

Too broad/vague: Is it a question? Is it your loss? What is triggering your loss? Are you an immigrant? Have you lost your job and thus loss of confidence in life in the us? There are many factors that affect our confidence level at different points in life. Need more info to answer the question more fully. ...Read more

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Sudden loss of confidence after layoff?

Sudden loss of confidence after layoff?

Layoff is a loss: Layoff is a sort of a rejection by the employer, leading to the loss of confidence. Loss of an employment is very tangible and should be grieved. Important: re-establish the routine to help you in your future job search; tasks lists -- will help you to get the sense of accomplishment back. If possible seek job coach or a counselor to help you with career choices.Psycht if difficulty functioning. ...Read more

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I have a really bad loss of confidence?

I have a really bad loss of confidence?

Loss of confidence: Try to determine the cause, seek others who can support and affirm you. If needed contact a therapist. ...Read more

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I have a bad problem from loss of confidence?

8th habit: Read steven covey's 8th habit. He mentions the space between stimulus and response is what makes us great. The longer the gap between those two and the choices we make creates circumstances. There is no geographical cure to problems. ...Read more

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Please help! loss of confidence is taking a toll.?

Find a life coach: You need to find an unrelated life coach/therapist/psychologist or whatever. You need to learn some new coping skills that are based on your own life experiences and needs. You cannot get this online. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Loss of confidence?

What is the definition or description of: Loss of confidence?

Loss of confidence: This is characterized by a decrease in feelings of ability or personal agency to complete tasks that were once easy. Performing artists go through occasional bouts of stage fright, which is to say they lose belief that they can perform their art well in front of others, as an example. ...Read more

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I need help please! loss of confidence is taking a toll on my life?

If you had : Confidence, you can regain it. What happened to erode away at your confidence? We all make mistakes in life and fortunately we get second and third and more chances to learn from our mistakes. Whatever happened, get back up and search for a way to get back to what you were doing or would like to do with your life. ...Read more

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I feel very embarassed and a loss of confidence I dread going each day what to do?

Did something : Happen recently to cause this loss of self confidence? Did you lose a job? Did a loved one die? Is someone in your family critically ill? If the loss of confidence and embarrassment is a new phenomenon, sometimes it is related to traumas. Consider reaching out to a psychologist to figure out why you are feeling this way. They can help you sort it out and regain confidence. ...Read more

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Do people experience a loss of confidence after getting braces?

Do people experience a loss of confidence after getting braces?

Individual reaction: It's an individual reaction - remember, the braces are not going to be permanent, and just think of how your teeth will be once the condition is corrected! ...Read more

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Ihave poor concentration.Fatigue.Yawning during reading.Loss of confidence.Fear to get mistakes?

Ihave poor concentration.Fatigue.Yawning during reading.Loss of confidence.Fear to get mistakes?

Self Esteem: You may be suffering from low self esteem but first check with your doctor to rule out any medical issues. If cleared consult with a mental health professional who can help you uncover the reasons you fear mistakes and may be too critical of yourself. My best. ...Read more

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Tightness in heart Shivering in body Memory loss Less confidence No interest Not active Mind upset always get more upset on small job any incident?

Tightness in heart
Shivering in body
Memory loss
Less confidence
No interest
Not active
Mind upset always get more upset on small job any incident?

Mood problems?: sounds like you may be dealing with some mood problems like anxiety and depression. However, it is essential to rule out the possibility of a medical condition causing your symptoms. I will therefore recommend you see either your PCP or Psychiatrist immediately for an evaluation. Good luck. ...Read more

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Please help! loss of self confidence is taking a toll due to unemployment?

Professional help: Tou should seek help from a psychiatrist for medicatiion and/or psychotherapy. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have exterme loss of self confidence after being off of severe pain medication for 6 months?

Depression and meds: Can make u lose ur self-esteem ;self-confidence.However, there's always hope! seek help from a psychologist or psychiatrist; follow up with ur pain mx. Consider tapering down on ur narcotics.God bless u! http://thinksimplenow.Com/happiness/the-art-of-building-self-esteem/ http://psychcentral.Com/blog/archives/2011/10/30/6-tips-to-improve-your-self-esteem/http://www.Theinterviewwithgod.Com. ...Read more

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Due to massive financial losses from ill investments, i suffer from anxiety, loss of self confidence and stress, i used to be a highly motivated person + life was always great - not any more. ?

Due to massive financial losses from ill investments,  i suffer from anxiety, loss of self confidence and stress, i used to be a highly motivated person + life was always great - not any more. ?

See Below: I"m sorry you're going through that. Establish small, achievable goals. Try to identify things that you can control and things you cannot control. Work on things that you can control, and let go of things that you can't. Establish routines for yourself-- it helps make environment more predictable. Do relaxation, self-care, sleep hygiene. Find a therapist to help you guide through the process. ...Read more

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How to get over the confidence loss with impotence when dating im 22?

How to get over the confidence loss with impotence when dating im 22?

Stop spectatoring: The key is to learn to use your entire body to satisfy your partner. If you get strong erections when you're alone with your favorite ideas / pictures, you can be a good lover. No guy can get an erection at will without learning what's his particular turn-ons and turn-offs. There will be a few times when you simply cannot get an erection ; will use your tongue / hands instead. Talked with dad? ...Read more

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How do I deal with my confidence issues from all of my hair loss?

How do I deal with my confidence issues from all of my hair loss?

You have to accept i: You have to accept it and do not worry too much about it.It is something you have no control over
there are treatments like Minoxidil which gives mixed results.And there is hair transplants etc.
But do not loose your confidence as it is not the end of the world. ...Read more

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I am getting hair loss and it is putting down my confidence a'lot. I would like to know if there is any home remedies i can use that actually work to ?

I am getting hair loss and it is putting down my confidence a'lot. I would like to know if there is any home remedies i can use that actually work to ?

Hair loss: in a young man can be a cause for concern. I know of no home remedy. The best remedy is to remember that we are much more than our hair. Being neat, clean, mannerly, and treating others the way we would like to be treated is the most attractive thing we can do. Lots of shaved/bald sexy actors out there, right? Peace and good health. ...Read more

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How to loss weight?

How to loss weight?

Weight loss: Eat a plant based diet similar to the mediterranean diet, exercise aerobically 4 to 6 times a week in your target zone, being a little breathy. Do weight resistance two to three times a week, get 7 to 8 hours sleep per night and remember to have fun to reduce stress and inflammation. Best. ...Read more

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How to loss weight?

How to loss weight?

Dude it isn't the: food.

Eating to lose weight is like....(insert analogy here)
Seriously calorie amount matters far more than type.
this is why there are diet parody books
you might find this amusing...https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1775472781/devils-diet
Mostly it is finding the triggers that cause one to overeat then avoiding/substituting/otherwise working on it. ...Read more

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How to loss weight?

How to loss weight?

Eat less, exercise: more.
Counting calories... but mainly seeing where you are messing up.
Might be helpful
http://www.amazon.com/dp/0692496157/
It is like an addiction, and we tend to eat on the basis of triggers like boredom, anger, habit...
cannot say in your particular case. ...Read more

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How to loss weight?

How to loss weight?

Lose wt. naturally: Successful weight loss requires that a person stick to a plan for months. The person must be happy with the foods he gets to eat (so severe calorie restriction is a bad idea). He can cut down on calories enough to lose 1-2 pounds a week, and will be more likely to stay with that modest type of plan. One-two pounds a week is 6 pounds a month. Don't need pills nor supplements, but exercise is great! ...Read more

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How to loss my Weight?

How to loss my Weight?

Just be sensible.: The real key to weight loss is to just watch the size of your portions at meals, eat healthy, and exercise regularly. There's no radical diet or exercise plan or pill that will magically give you meaningful and sustained weight loss. The ol' fashioned way is still be best way to lose weight for the long term. ...Read more

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I want to loss weight?

diet exercise: A well balanced diet and daily exercise is the best way to loose weight. Also make sure you eat 3 meals a day. When you skip meals, your body's metabolism slows down and you burn less calories. Also making permanent life style changes regarding eating a health balanced diet and getting daily exercise can help you keep the weight off and be a healthier person. Make these changes now go girl! ...Read more

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How can l loss waight?

How can l loss waight?

Diet and exercise: Fad and crash diets rarely work and often result in regaining weight in a pattern which is actually likely bad for your health. Gradual wieght loss through better diet and a good exercise program may result in slower loss, but if you achieve lifestyle changes, something that is more likely to work in long run. Of course this assumed you need to lose weight. Consult your doctor before diet! ...Read more

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I want to loss weight ?

I want to loss weight ?

The obvious secret: To lose weight, simply eat less and exercise more and focus on the quality of the food. For the long term results, see your doctor for help. ...Read more

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How I could loss my weight?

How I could loss  my weight?

Diet and Exercise: The goal is to burn more calories than you consume. Watch your diet-eliminate junk food and don't over eat. Consider liquids as well-soda, alcohol, etc contains a lot of calories. Exercise multiple times a week. If you find an activity you really enjoy you'll be more likely to engage in that activity. Avoid fad diets that could prevent you from getting adequate nutrition. Make healthy choices! ...Read more