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What Is Self-Concept? Understanding the Foundation of Personal Identity

What Is Self-Concept? Understanding the Foundation of Personal Identity

Parents, friends, family, and society all help shape your self-concept and, in the process, influence your cognitive functioning, ability to process emotions and behaviors. The susceptibility to mental health disorders depends on whether you have a positive or negative self-concept.  This article will explore self-concept and how it influences your world perception, behavior, and emotions. […]

isbell oliva garcia grow therapyIsbell Oliva-Garcia, LMHC
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