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Humiliation is No Way to Teach - PsychCentral.com (blog)

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Some people believe that humiliation is a good teacher. You gotta learn. You must not forget. You will be punished if you don’t do it right. Humiliation will make a lesson stick.

 

 

These folks are right — humiliation is a good teacher. 

But the lesson you learn is not what the teacher is intending. You don’t learn to do things better.  You don’t learn to upgrade your skills. You don’t learn to trust your ability to learn.

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Vulnerability to Stress May Up Risk of Heart Disease | Psych Central ...

Vulnerability to Stress May Up Risk of Heart Disease | Psych Central ... | Fun with Psychology | Scoop.it

"A large population study from Denmark suggests that people deemed to be “mentally vulnerable” to stress have increased risk for the development of cardiovascular disease."

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Mental health is strictly relevant to your pshysical condition.

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The Neuroscience of Learning to Trust Yourself - PsychCentral.com (blog)

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The Neuroscience of Learning to Trust Yourself

In other words, here is this emotional pain and the brain can't figure out where it's coming from and so it feels lost, stuck and helpless.

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