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How do I connect with my inner child?
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Dr. Arthur Hoffman
Psychiatry
5 doctors agree
In brief: Warmly, sincerely
Pop psychology is attractive because it reduces complex concepts to sound bites.
If i remember correctly, and you are quite serious; then the concept of the perceived innocence, ease, and particularly, the simple pleasure of being the shared ideal view of a child can not be willed. Loving, dependable nurturing development=content adult.

In brief: Warmly, sincerely
Pop psychology is attractive because it reduces complex concepts to sound bites.
If i remember correctly, and you are quite serious; then the concept of the perceived innocence, ease, and particularly, the simple pleasure of being the shared ideal view of a child can not be willed. Loving, dependable nurturing development=content adult.
Dr. Arthur Hoffman
Dr. Arthur Hoffman
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3 doctors agree
In brief: Play
Do not take yourself to seriously, play with your siblings and grandparets, it is a happy reminder of your possibly long forgotten childhood.
Carl jung called it the "devine child" and many call the inner child the "purest" expression of ourselves. You might want to contact a psychotherapist.

In brief: Play
Do not take yourself to seriously, play with your siblings and grandparets, it is a happy reminder of your possibly long forgotten childhood.
Carl jung called it the "devine child" and many call the inner child the "purest" expression of ourselves. You might want to contact a psychotherapist.
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-Healy
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-Healy
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In brief: Play
Our "inner child" is ourcapacity to play.
As children we let our imaginations run free. But weadults become self-conscious and embarrassed. Artists, poets, writers--people who are creative in any field--let their imaginations run riot at first, only later do they judge. Even "physics is imagination, " wrote richard feynman, "but imagination in a strait jacket" play first, then prune.

In brief: Play
Our "inner child" is ourcapacity to play.
As children we let our imaginations run free. But weadults become self-conscious and embarrassed. Artists, poets, writers--people who are creative in any field--let their imaginations run riot at first, only later do they judge. Even "physics is imagination, " wrote richard feynman, "but imagination in a strait jacket" play first, then prune.
Dr. Jeffrey Satinover
Dr. Jeffrey Satinover
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