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People Pleaser Rehab -- 2

Monday, July 29, 2013

Are you a people pleaser?
Here's a link to an article that lists 52 traits of a people pleaser:

Gosh, I have over half of them! But I'm working on it. And seriously, feeling better already.
It seems awareness is 1/2 the battle. I have noticed that my people pleasing tendencies seem to have worsened as I get older! I needed an intervention and now I am in
self-imposed, self-structured...........
People Pleaser Rehab!!

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    I think it's a good list because it makes me think about some traits. But this one too is quite exaggerated if you ask me. I mean, who "ALWAYS" avoids conflict? You can be a people pleaser if you avoid it 60 % of the time, in my idea!
    1783 days ago
    Here's to reform!
    1786 days ago
    Awareness of anything, gives you the power to change it. I fully believe that! Seems to me that in this world there are "takers" and "givers". You are a giver my friend. That doesn't have to be a bad thing - so long as you don't forget about yourself and your needs along the way. You are a blessing to me! Thank you for being you. You inspire me. . daily. Have a good one!!!
    1786 days ago
    Yep, I'm a total people pleaser. I think I am learning how to be a bit more assertive.
    1786 days ago
    Guess I am in the middle here. emoticon
    1786 days ago
  • DARLY55
    I am not a bit sorry that I do not possess many of these traits! emoticon
    It's tiring just reading all of the activities one has to do to be a bona fide people pleaser!
    1786 days ago
    I'm in the middle. Need to work on this.
    1786 days ago
    I read the list and came to the conclusion that I am not really a people pleaser; maybe sometimes not as much as I should be. I tend to value my own opinions and make them known. I don't necessarily have a positive self image all the time, but I don't belittle myself either. Overall, I guess I'm glad that I don't fit that profile!
    1786 days ago
    Oh boy, just read the list, I have about 49 out of the 52 traits.
    1786 days ago
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