Let’s look at ‘thinking positive’

I am of two minds on this whole thinking positive thing for chronic pain. I do believe that in some sense thinking positive can help motivate ourselves to handle the pain through the day better. On the other hand, I have depression and thinking overtly positive rings so false to my ears my brain 'rejects' … Continue reading Let’s look at ‘thinking positive’

Depression and thinking positive

  Why You Shouldn't Tell Someone With Depression to Adopt a 'Positive Outlook'  When you tell someone with depression that they should try having a "positive outlook", you might think that you are being helpful or that you are providing genuine advice, perhaps on the basis of your own experiences. But what needs to be … Continue reading Depression and thinking positive