If You Know Someone Who Is Struggling, Avoid These Mistakes

Most people want one thing when they share their story

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We process our grief when we share our stories. The last thing we want is for someone to dismiss our pain. Telling our story won’t change our circumstances, but when people listen with empathy, we feel understood.

People want their story to…

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Lisa Beth Wright

Lisa Beth Wright

Graphic Artist, Photographer, Musician. Top Writer in Mental Health & Social Media. Inspirational Writer.