Accepting ourselves as we are can be extremely challenging, especially if that wasn’t modeled for us as children. Many people think they have to be worthy of acceptance by graduating with that degree, getting that great job, losing x amount of pounds, or having that fairy tale relationship. What if you were worthy of acceptance and love as the person you are right now, without changing anything? It’s true, and yes it is possible! The hardest part about beginning your self-acceptance journey is realizing that you don’t need to change anything about yourself to be worthy of acceptance. Here are three steps you can start taking today to increase your self-acceptance:
Do you ever feel overwhelmed by stress? Do you find it difficult to relax and get a good night’s sleep? If so, you’re not alone.
Anxiety isn’t new and it isn’t going to magically disappear from our lives. Because anxiety is simply a response to a stimulus, not an emotion.