Breathe: The Stress Less Podcast

Breathe: The Stress Less Podcast

Bonnie Gray

S2 E8: Quieting Imposter Syndrome & Toxic People

November 16, 2021   ●   25 min

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Have you struggled with being self-critical? Or felt attacked by critical people? In this episode, Bonnie helps us begin our journey to quiet the critical voices - the self-criticism and the harmful critiques of toxic people.

Scripture: “There is no fear in love, but perfect love drives out fear.” 1 Jn 4:16-18

Soul Care Tip: Create new experiences. Benefits to boost your mood.

Scientific Research: Neurophysiology research shows that play improves mood and well-being, reducing anxiety, depression, stimulating creativity, and enhancing relationships.

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