5 Easy Steps to Deal with Negative People

Very good read! So glad I ran into this post. You can’t always escape negativity… it’s everywhere! Learning how to handle it in a Godly way is key. A good reminder is always needed!



By Eric Charles, MA., PhD-c

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“You cannot have a positive life and a negative mind.” ~Joyce Meyer

1. Recognize and accept their toxicity
First and foremost, it is important to identify and accept that someone we know is a negative person. This can be difficult, especially when the person is someone we care about. Either way, we must be careful not to allow their negativity to transfer onto us. We need to accept that negativity is toxic and will only breed more negativity. It is especially important to avoid complainers. People who complain have given up hope that their actions can make any difference. We must be careful not to enable complainers by always listening to their woes.

2. Stop playing savior and/or problem solver
As human beings, we are wired to connect. For most of us, it is in our nature to lend a compassionate ear to someone who is in need…

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To Brighten Your Day.

Who else was glued to their cell phones watching and waiting for April the giraffe at Animal Adventure Park  to give birth??! I know I was! For like 3 months… or so it seemed! Since my April experience I have just loved those long necked creatures. Here’s a little fun facts about giraffe’s for you to enjoy!

Giraffe Facts!



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