Because We Are Strong

Minisode: Toxic Positivity

November 06, 2020 Theresa Thomas Season 1 Episode 14
Because We Are Strong
Minisode: Toxic Positivity
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Because We Are Strong
Minisode: Toxic Positivity
Nov 06, 2020 Season 1 Episode 14
Theresa Thomas

Sometimes people feel they're being helpful when they shower your situation with positivity and while positivity in rare disease is necessary for survival there is such a thing as to is positivity. When you use positivity so much to the point that you are negating someone’s struggles and experiences, that’s when it becomes toxic and not helpful. We all can learn from each other and their struggles. It’s okay to acknowledge the hard parts of your journey.

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Show Notes

Sometimes people feel they're being helpful when they shower your situation with positivity and while positivity in rare disease is necessary for survival there is such a thing as to is positivity. When you use positivity so much to the point that you are negating someone’s struggles and experiences, that’s when it becomes toxic and not helpful. We all can learn from each other and their struggles. It’s okay to acknowledge the hard parts of your journey.

________________________

Larger Than BWS Blog ---> https://www.largerthanbws.com
Social Media ---> @largerthanbws

Support the show (https://www.patron.com/findyourrare)