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Category: self-confidence

What is Self-Esteem and How Can I Improve Mine?

What is Self-Esteem?

In honor of International Boost Self-Esteem Month, we wanted to discuss what low self-esteem is, how to recognize it, and how to improve your self-esteem, so it doesn’t create roadblocks in your journey to better mental health or affect your […]

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Easing the Transition to College for Students with Learning Disabilities

Regardless of whether or not you have a learning disability, succeeding academically in college is tough, especially for freshmen. Increased academic pressure, new distractions, combined with less routine and support it isn’t exactly a recipe for success. Just as soon […]

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Coming Out; A Lifespan Perspective

It wasn’t a common thing to be out when I was a kid. Having grown up in the early 90’s, all I knew of gay culture was that I was a likely candidate to join the team, and that my […]

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Are you SAD?

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Been thinking about warmer climates lately? Planning a trip to the beach for spring break? You’re not alone. Minnesota is known for its harsh winters and this one has been especially hard. One of the reasons for your desire to […]

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Learning to Peacefully Co-Exist with Anxiety

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Do you feel as if situations and people around you are growing more and more anxious? You are not alone. According to the American Psychological Association’s Journal of Personality and Social Study, anxiety has increased dramatically since the 1950’s . […]

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Minnesota’s Crisis Connection

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Two separate headlines in the Star Tribune within 3 days of each other pointed out the mental health crisis here in Minnesota. It echoes the larger issue of the mental illness crisis currently in our country. The July 10th issue […]

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