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What are our “basic” needs?

As I have spent time in recent years listening to the life stories of individuals who were in hospice care I realized that their stories of resilience often had roots in the unmet needs of childhood. 174 palabras más

Dennis Sparks


“Based on what I  read in the news, I count myself lucky not being in Manila right now,” my fellow music enthusiast  who is now based in Philadelphia  wrote in closing as I consulted him regarding an upcoming  project.

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The very brief history of positive psychology || Psychology

I want to write a little bit about the positive psychology. I will make it short as it can be. Firstly, I will talk a little about what was happening with psychology after World War II. 514 palabras más

Nigri Felis

The Needs Based Library

Thunder Bay Public Library (TBPL) is using Maslow’s hierarchy of needs to develop a needs based library service. In 1943 Abraham Maslow published his seminal paper on… 595 palabras más

@Your Library

Physical Culture: Candy Csencsits

“Every human being has both sets of forces within him. One set clings to safety and defensiveness out of fear, tending to regress backward, hanging on to the past, afraid to grow away from the primitive communication with the mother’s uterus and breast, afraid to take chances, afraid to jeopardize what he already has, afraid of independence, freedom and separateness. 52 palabras más

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The Powerful Need to Belong: Especially After Leaving a High-Control Situation 


We become acutely aware of our fundamental need for belonging when we are cut off, banished, shunned, disconnected and/or alienated. If you have exercised your right to reclaim your life from a high-control situation, it is highly likely that you are now being rejected or excluded by those who are still in the group or situation. 914 palabras más

Whichever way you put it . . .

“When people appear to be something other than good and decent, it is only because they are reacting to stress, pain, or the deprivation of basic human needs such as security, love and self-esteem.”

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