Be Careful of Toxic Positivity

Especially during the holidays, not everyone is merry and bright.

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Don’t Tell Everyone to Be Joyful, Ask Them How They Are Instead

That moment in the church, however, she gave herself exactly what she needed. It was too painful to hear everyone singing, “Joy to the World” while she was feeling grief, so she honored her feelings by removing herself.

She Taught Me Something Very Important That Night

It’s Okay Not to Be Okay

This can be especially difficult during the holidays.

What To Do Instead

I truly hope you are feeling happiness and joy as you are reading this post, but if you’re not, that’s okay too!

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Idealistic couples therapist, educator, and writer. Get your free downloadable copy of my Date Night Planning Workbook! https://laurasilverstein.co

Writers’ Blokke

The publication for writers and readers to create and read amazing content

Laura Silverstein, LCSW

Written by

Idealistic couples therapist, educator, and writer. Get your free downloadable copy of my Date Night Planning Workbook! https://laurasilverstein.co

Writers’ Blokke

The publication for writers and readers to create and read amazing content

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