Chronic illness and the loss of sense of self

With the loss of work and even before that, with the loss of self worth, my sense of self, disintegrated and I faltered on how to repair it. I didn't for some time. I just coasted. It has only been over the last four years I have really focused on repair and restructuring that real … Continue reading Chronic illness and the loss of sense of self

Chronic illness: Our sense of self

The sense of self: This is our own Self Image. Who we think we are. Keep in mind this may be contrary to how others think you are. It can affect our self-worth and our self-esteem. And it can be problematic when life changes make what we perceive to be our sense of self... wrong. … Continue reading Chronic illness: Our sense of self