Recent content by johnson-kendall

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    Quote of the Day

    My selection for quote of the day: I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles...
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    Celebrating the Small Things

    I have been working on trying to celebrate even the smallest things that I accomplish. I do this by keeping a list that when I complete something, I will just check it off. This way I know that I have accomplished that small thing. It can be as small as remembering to do something, which I find...
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    Small Successes

    Small successes add up to large successes overtime. They allow you to see progress because I believe that any progress is progress, no matter how small. I like to make checklists and cross things off the checklists because it means I am closer to my goal.
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    Hello from Massachusetts

    Hello My name is Kendall and I am from Michigan originally and now live in Boston as a Social Work PhD student. I am entering this space to share and to learn
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    "We become what we think about" - Earl Nightingale

    I can identify with this definitely. I think that the key to success starts with your mind and your thoughts. You have to discipline yourself and your mind to think certain thoughts that will propel you into positivity.
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    Anything is possible.

    Anything is possible.
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    Quote of the Day

    The grass is greener where you water it- Neil Cunningham
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    Starting a Successful Blog

    I have just launched a blog and I would like it to become successful. My problem is getting people engaged and reading it since there are so many other blogs out there. Here is the link to it:
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    Vision Board

    A Vision Board is a great concept. I am more of a visual person, so writing out my goals on a big board with pictures makes them more in your face and you can be more willing to reach your goals. If it is right in your face, it holds you more accountable
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    Seeking Relationship Advise

    I also agree with the other posts. I am a trained clinical social worker and I believe that you should seek out the help of a therapist. Hopefully you can find the right one that can understand your situation and how you are feeling and help you navigate dealing with the loss and learning to...