Low Self Esteem
Lots of people report on suffering from low self esteem, but there seems to be a broad range of ideas as to what it is.
Often people will say "it's how you see yourself" or how much you value yourself. I think both of these are close, but not close enough to be clear. I prescribe to the idea that Self Esteem is the effect of what happens when the way you see yourself (or Self Concept) is aligned with your personal values. This is set out by Author and Trainer Steve Andreas, as laid out in his book: "Transform Your Self: Becoming Who You Want to be: Becoming Who You Want to Be". It's well worth a read.
Signs of having low Self Esteem can be any one or more of the following:
While the above list are generalisations, they're often accurate and can resonate with someone with low Self Esteem.
What often isn't realised is that it's possible to have too much self esteem as well. I am yet to work with a client who reports this as a problem, and this maybe due to the fact that the indicators of this (see below) are unlikely to create a desire to seek help.
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