My 11-year-old son has really low self-esteem  The Irish Times

Ask the Expert: My son keeps saying he is stupid and has no friends.


Commentary: Low self-esteem, depression and frequent flare-ups plague growing numbers of eczema sufferers  Channel NewsAsia

As a society, we must overcome the shameful stigma that those who suffer from eczema bear, says dermatologist Dr Joyce Lim.


Seven ways to boost your self-esteem  The Guardian

Check negative self-talk, set manageable goals, take regular exercise – and try your hand at gardening.


Body-Image Hacks: 5 Mindset Tips for Greater Self-Esteem!  Thrive Global

Feel bad about your looks? Don't worry. Most people are in the same boat. It's hard finding someone with a stable self-image. Usually, it takes years of effort to ...


how to be a better version of yourself, according to self esteem  i-D

Stop pretending, get a hobby, stay hydrated. Life advice from a woman who knows how.


Next Louisville: Roller Derby Helps Local Youth Skate Towards Self-Esteem  89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Sixteen-year-old Luna Krell skates up to the pleather booth at Champs RollerDrome. She takes a minute to remove her helmet and pop out a hot pink ...


Block party: Nintendo's 99-player Tetris is savaging my self-esteem  The Guardian

The new 99-player version of Tetris is absurdly compelling – but prepare to take a hit to your game-playing ego.


Bullied as a teen, now a champion promoting protection and self-esteem  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Christina Rondeau turned fear of schoolyard cruelty into a passion, and eventually a career.


PODCAST: Low Self-Esteem, Relationships, and Healing  Aish

Chana Studley's post-Hollywood career in counseling and redefining low self-esteem.


Pop up consignment shop helps teens find prom dress, boosts self-esteem  WVLT.TV

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT)- Prom and wedding seasons are just around the corner. For teens headed to the big dance, they often times spend hundreds of ...


'Men like me with small penises suffer from low self-esteem – so why is there now an emoji to bully us?'  The Telegraph

As someone who has covered sexuality and sexual health quite a bit down the years, the news this week regarding the new emoji list struck a chord.


ADHD and Self-Esteem: Your Child's "Emotional Bank Account"  ADDitude

Children with attention deficit disorder (ADHD or ADD) who struggle in school get lots of negative feedback. As a result, their self-esteem is battered as early as ...


Self Esteem Shares New Video 'The Best' | Videos  Clash Magazine

Self Esteem has shared the cool-as-hell new video for 'The Best'. Rebecca Lucy Taylor opens the clip in bed, with the quirky set revolving around her as the ...


The Toxic Mirror: Body image and self-esteem  The Union of Grass Valley

Beauty is about being comfortable in your own skin. It's about knowing and accepting who you are.”— Ellen DeGeneresWhat do most of us wish for ourselves, ...


Location3 Becomes Self Esteem Brands Agency Of Record 02/06/2019  MediaPost Communications

Location3, a digital agency that specializes in search and franchise marketing, has expanded its partnership with Self Esteem Brands to become agency of ...


7 tips to help improve your self-esteem  The Irish Times

From cutting back on negative self-talk, to exercise and even gardening.


Letter from the Editor: Weightlifting provides outlet for building self-esteem  Daily Nebraskan

This week, I edged closer to a long term goal. As of my last gym session, I'm only 20 pounds away from squatting 225 pounds — almost double my body weight.


Girls on the Run aims to boost self esteem, confidence through physical activity  WRAL.com

A group knows as Girls on the Run helps young girls boost their confidence, connection and friendship through lessons that incorporates running, skipping, ...


GH Treatment May Improve Psychosocial Status in Children With Short Stature  Endocrinology Advisor

Treatment with growth hormone (GH) in selected boys with short stature may be associated with improved self-esteem and social function in addition to ...


Giving back to the community offers great health benefits  The Oakland Press

Winter calendars can fill up fast, but regardless of the circumstances, it's important to find time to give back. In addition to helping those in need, research ...


Stop focusing on self-esteem and start working on self-compassion  The Blue & Gray Press

By GRACE WINFIELD. Viewpoints Editor. There are hundreds of studies proving that high-volume social media use has a negative effect on mental health and ...


Hot Shots Soccer program blends reading, art, and self-esteem building  Wicked Local Weymouth

Hot Shots Soccer for Girls does something no other sports program does: It blends reading, art, public speaking, imagination games, and soccer to build girls' ...


Middle-school girls learn about leadership and self-esteem at third annual Young Women's Empowerment Conference • Long Beach Post  Long Beach Post

Like most girls her age, 12-year-old Calafia Hill, a seventh-grader at Hughes Middle School, struggles with self-confidence.


Practical! Club Recruitment Chairs Set Students' Self-Esteem Ablaze To Stay Warm This Winter  Under the Button

This season's cold and temperamental weather necessitated creative ways to stay warm. While Penn students without power were left to fend for themselves in ...


From setting boundaries to building their self-esteem, parenting expert Mandy Saligari reveals her guide to  The Sun

LIFE is busier, faster and more competitive than ever – and it is taking a toll on our children. Parenting expert Mandy Saligari's latest book Proactive Parenting ...


Social media images hit self-esteem, says Plaid AM  BBC News

An AM has spoken of her personal experience of how social media can affect users' self-esteem. Bethan Sayed said altered images and filters on selfies on the ...


Puerto Viejo Deep Dive: ‘Social circus’ helps kids build self-esteem, self-reliance  The Tico Times

PUERTO VIEJO, Limón — Max Barnaby's “Circo Caribe” is a social intervention. Four years ago, The National Program for the Development of the Performing ...


“Why we need to stop working on building self-esteem, and instead work much more on self-compassion” With Dr. Barbara Vacarr  Thrive Global

For many years, the mental health and child development fields have focused on building self-esteem, but it turns out that the quality that supports resilience ...


Three Michigan schools to be gifted $100000 fitness centers  Southgate News Herald

Downriver and Dearborn area schools that place a high priority on youth fitness are encouraged to apply for an opportunity to earn a $100000 fitness center.


Music program boosts kids’ self-esteem, decreases suicide risk in Indigenous communities  Anglican Journal

A community project in the Six Nations of the Grand River Territory, Ohsweken, Ont., is helping fight the Indigenous youth suicide epidemic through the power of ...


MIND YOUR HEALTH: You don't have to feel that way!  Lake Oconee Breeze

Do you feel that you have no control over what you feel?


Take time to go from wellness to well-being  The Oakland Press

Although everyone strives for “wellness,” this term usually refers to physical health — eating healthy and exercising. What many people don't know is it's equally ...


Narcissists and Abusers Use This to Target Empaths  PsychCentral.com

Projection is a defense mechanism commonly used by abusers, including people with narcissistic or borderline personality disorder and addicts. Basically, they ...


YMCA to launch program aimed at fighting childhood obesity  WECT

Midtown YMCA in Wilmington is launching Healthy Weight and Your Child, an evidence-based program designed to empower children between the ages of ...


News briefs: Adena Sexual Assault Advocates Host Support Group  Chillicothe Gazette

CHILLICOTHE - Adena's Sexual Assault Survivor Advocates will host a peer to peer women's support group for victims of sexual assault and domestic violence.


How to Raise A Self-Aware Kid (But Not an Overthinking Neurotic)  Fatherly

Self-awareness — an innate understanding of our strengths and weaknesses — is not just a strength; it's a skill. Children who develop a strong sense of ...


I turned our family card game into a £1 million business – but I only have to work 30 mins A DAY  The Sun

Mum-of-two Hazel Reynolds, 32, from Brighton, launched card game Randomise in September 2015 - and found out she was pregnant the day with her first ...


Event celebrates Erie through songs, poems, visual arts  GoErie.com

Anne Cutri is asking artists a simple question: What about the Erie area brings you happiness? She wants a creative response. Cutri is inviting visual artists, ...


‘I’m Able To Give Back’: Fresh Fades Haircuts Help Those In Need  CBS Denver

DENVER (CBS4)– A Colorado barber is giving free haircuts to the homeless. People in need lined up at the pop-up shop at Civic Center Park in Denver, even in ...


Indiana parolees find success, employment after prison | Don't Miss This  Evening News and Tribune

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Most people in Indiana's parole program are finding jobs after their release from prison despite having felony convictions, the ...


How Icehearts is transforming lives of at-risk kids in Finland  Mother Nature Network

As a social worker in Finland, Ville Turkka constantly encountered young men from troubled homes who were at risk for dropping out of school and falling into a ...


7 Surprising Ways Cooking Can Boost Your Mental Health  LIVEKINDLY

Cooking at home can benefit more than just your physical health - staying in and using a meal planner for your meals can improve your mental health, too.


Flash Flood Watch issued for Montgomery County as heavy rain approaches  Clarksville Now

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (CLARKSVILLENOW) – A Flash Flood Watch has been issued for Middle TN, including Montgomery County, through Thursday morning.


Sudanese refugee awarded for revealing Australia's 'cruel' refugee policy  Face2Face Africa

Abdul Aziz Muhamat was for five and a half years held in an Australian immigration detention centre in Papua New Guinea. He had fled civil conflict in Sudan's ...


Rep. Hodges of Clarksville named Deputy Minority Whip for State House  Clarksville Now

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (CLARKSVILLENOW) – Freshman Representative Jason Hodges of Clarksville has been named Deputy Minority Whip for the 111th General ...


Greater understanding, not anger or posturing will end teen pregnancies  The New Times

Recent media reports about FAWE-Rwanda's regulation that terminates the scholarship of girls who get pregnant while still in school triggered a lively public ...


Big Brothers Big Sisters launch mentoring programme at JGHS  Loop News Cayman

Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of the Cayman Islands on Monday announced that it had launched a new group mentoring programme for young females: 'Go ...


Respect your struggle: Handling work stress like a boss  Ladders

Here are some tips for handling work stress and anxiety, and learning how to take better care of your number one asset: You.


Author of 'How Will You Be Remembered' on KDHL  kdhlradio.com

Robb Lucy, author of How Will You Be Remembered is on the KDHL AM Minnesota program 9:30 this morning. President's Day we discuss legacies.


This Teacher Got the Same Haircut as Student to Fight Bullies  Fatherly

After a student was teased for her short haircut, one Texas kindergarten teacher cut her own hair to match to stand up to the bullies.


Share lives and open homes to vulnerable  expressandstar.com

They are ordinary people from all different walks of life but they have one thing in common - they open up their homes to help others.


Feb 18: Black History Maker, Gabourey Sidibe  Brooklyn Reader

Gabourey "Gabby" Sidibe, the star of the movie Precious (2009), was born in Bedford Stuyvesant, May 6, 1983.


Chandra Wilson Opened Up About The “Grey’s Anatomy” Episode That Will Make TV History  BuzzFeed News

On. its Feb. 28 episode, Grey's Anatomy will become the longest-running medical drama on television. Chandra Wilson told BuzzFeed News the episode will ...


What is Major Depressive Disorder?  News-Medical.net

Major depressive disorder (MDD), or 'clinical depression', is described as feelings of persistent sadness, worthlessness and hopelessness. It is a serious ...


Government needs to recognise trade-off that comes from streaming students in secondary school: Ong Ye Kung  Channel NewsAsia

SINGAPORE: Dividing students into Normal and Express streams in secondary school has "very successfully" improved educational outcomes, but the ...


Westchester chef Jennifer Cook brings new meaning to 'meals on wheels' with 'Foodie Bus'  The Journal News | LoHud.com

You've heard of farm to table. But what about farm to bus? Longtime personal chef Jennifer Cook has long had a dream of taking her love for cooking on the ...


Opinion | The art of self-defence  Waterloo Chronicle

Grandmaster Wong Kiew Kit once wrote: "Shaolin kung fu is not meant for hurting others but for saving lives and helping people towards enlightenment.".


Makeup artist who is branded a 'train wreck' over her £1,300 fake lips says trolls are 'jealous'  Daily Mail

Shauna Sargeant, 22, from Caerphilly in Wales, is ridiculed daily over her £1300 fake lips. She has slammed trolls who have branded her a 'train wreck' and ...


Ex-drug addict is guest speaker at Somercotes Academy  Louth Leader

A man who 'lost' 23 years of his life to drug addiction is using his experiences to help young people in local schools.


Participating in the arts creates paths to healthy aging  ScienceBlog.com

We all know to eat right, exercise, and get a good night's sleep to stay healthy. But can flexing our creative muscles help us thrive as we age? Ongoing.


The depression gender gap  WatertownDailyTimes.com

Mayo Clinic News Network. Women are nearly twice as likely as men to be diagnosed with depression and it can occur at any age. Some mood changes and ...


Dolly Parton discusses dangers of body image pressures on young girls: ‘I worry about a lot of that’  The Independent

Dolly Parton has spoken about the body image issues affecting many young girls, saying that she worries about the extent to which celebrities are glorified by ...


Ask Amy: Son pressures ailing mother to distribute inheritance  The Washington Post

Dear Amy: Recently, my elderly mother sold her home. She and my disabled younger sister moved in with me and my family to care for them. My older brother ...


Beat 'Fatherless Daughter Syndrome' | Pretoria News  Independent Online

The idea behind the event was to show dads the value of being present in the lives of their children.


PREMIERE: The Amity Affliction’s Ahren Stringer Guests On Blistering New Jam From Brisbane’s She Cries Wolf, ‘Magdaline’  Music Feeds

After a red hot few years that saw them showcase at BIGSOUND, tour with Void Of Vision and support Parkway Drive, Every Time I Die and letlive., Brisbane ...


What Is a Rape Schedule, and Why It's Just As Messed Up as it Sounds  Study Breaks

As long as women are blamed for the rape, and men are excused from taking any responsibility for their actions, the rape culture will continue to thrive.


'It was political’: Kin of slain Youth Congress workers allege vendetta behind murders  The News Minute

As tension prevails in Kasaragod after the brutal murder of two Youth Congress activists, the families of Sharath and Kripesh believe the motive behind the ...


Curve ball: How being fat turned from ugly to beautiful - Entertainment News  SDE Entertainment News

More and more women want to be 'curvy' – a term sometimes used euphemistically in place of 'fat'. It is at another stage in Uganda, but we'll come to that later.


Castle Huntly inmates feigning injury to deliver nursing boost  The Courier

Castle Huntly inmates have been feigning injury and sickness, in order to help train the next generation of nurses. Around 60 inmates from the open prison near ...


Pupils cut back social media use as part of challenge  Basingstoke Gazette

IN AN attempt to take a break from the busy digital world, members of Year 9 and 10 at Bishop Challoner Catholic Secondary School took part in a Reconnect ...


Sport and youth development  Trinidad Guardian

The key to youth development through sports is the quality of the sports programme and the leadership competencies of the administrators, coordinators, ...


Parents put ‘intensive parenting’ on a pedestal. Experts say there’s a better approach.  The Washington Post

Parents are holding themselves to sky-high standards, child development and parenting experts say. But those experts also agree that an all-or-nothing, extreme ...


The secular glory  Greater Kashmir

Keeping dirty politics by politicians aside, the fact is that Jammu region always has had special ties with Kashmir valley and its people. The sacred prasad ...


Boost your child's brain power for free with this Burnaby program  Burnaby Now

If someone told you about a way to improve your child's math and English skills, develop their logical reasoning and critical thinking, work on their social skills ...


Psychiatrist reveals 6 out of 10 Nigerian women have mental illness  Legit.ng

Legit.ng News ☆ Six out of 10 women are said to be suffering from mental illness, while four out of 10 men suffer from the same illness in Nigeria. The assertion ...


Mike King says being New Zealander of the Year is 'odd'  Newshub

Mike King says being named New Zealander of the Year feels "odd". The comedian was awarded the title on Wednesday for his tireless work in raising ...


I lost my job three times in six years. Here's how I coped  Sydney Morning Herald

On the inside of my left pinkie finger I have a tattoo of a fast forward symbol, and on my inner left arm, a stencil of the Sydney Harbour skyline is etched in ink.


Farming is not Poverty, it is Fundamental for our Future  Slow food

The Indigenous Terra Madre network and Slow Food addressed international representatives at the 42nd IFAD Governing Council, just days after playing an ...


Central Jersey Daily Rundown, Monday, Feb. 18  MyCentralJersey.com

(Photo11: ~Courtesy of Kangaroo Kids Child Care & Learning Center). Valentine's Day held at Kangaroo Kids. Learning about friends and helping others is an ...


Working in Clark County: Becky Leventis, painting instructor at local senior living facilities  The Columbian

Becky Leventis has a lot of tips for takers of her watercolor painting class, but one is essential: “I always tell people, don't worry if your hand shakes.”


This is the secret to improving your self-esteem  Ladders

It seems we all want to know how to improve self-esteem these days. Life can be hard. And who is usually hardest on you? Yourself. There's that negative voice ...


Why Do People Mistake Narcissism for High Self-Esteem?  Scientific American

The "charismatic air" of narcissists-- from their flashy attire, to their self-assured behaviors, to their charming glances, to their witty humor-- often makes a big first ...


This Is the Age When Your Self-Esteem Is Highest  TIME

A new study looks at how self-esteem changes with age, beginning from childhood to old age. Here's when self-esteem is highest.


Five tips for boosting your self-esteem  British GQ

If you are your own worst critic and find yourself tortured with feelings of self-doubt, do yourself a favour and take some advice from the GQ Therapist. You will ...


Self-Esteem and Narcissism in Children  Psychology Today

Insights into the complex relationship between praise and narcissism and what it really takes for children to cultivate healthy self-esteem.


Struggling with Your Self-Esteem? Here's What to Do  PsychCentral.com

Divorce really has a way of wrecking our lives. Not only are we learning to be single again, we are also forced to adapt to new realities of a change in.


9 Ways To Boost Your Self-Esteem Around Valentine's Day  Bustle

Even though the holiday is supposed to be about love and chocolate and cute cards, it's actually fairly common to experience low self-esteem around Valentine's ...


Five ways to improve your self-esteem  PhillyVoice.com

If you've ever experienced low self-esteem, you know how difficult it can be to break that cycle of negative thought patterns and behaviors. Most of us develop ...


The Hippocampus, Self-Esteem, and Physical Health  Psychology Today

Higher self-esteem leads to greater physical health, but how is this mediated in the brain? New research suggests an important role for the hippocampus.


Mark your calendars for your 60th birthday: That’s when self-esteem peaks  Well+Good

A recent review of over 300 past studies found that our self-esteems peaks at age 60. So if you're not comfortable in your own skin yet, don't fret.


The “self-esteem” movement is over. Here's what's taking its place  Fast Company

What if acknowledging your own insignificance isn't depressing, but a relief?


The Data Shows Your Self-Esteem Peaks at This Surprising Age  Inc.

New research also finds that what we think about self-esteem in adolescence might be wrong.


13 Simple Ways to Improve Your Self-Esteem  Greatist

Good self-esteem is all about how you feel about YOU. Sadly, many of us sabotage our self-esteem unconsciously. Here are some actionable steps to stop ...


Low self-esteem sparks stress | News  The Daily Toreador

Being overwhelmed with school assignments, work and personal matters can be stressful for most people.


Self-esteem is great – so long as it is rooted in reality  The Irish Times

William Reville: The misguided US self-esteem fad lingers on this side of the Atlantic.


3 Self-Esteem Myths That Could Be Keeping You From Confidence  Verily

Does it ever seem like you know you should be confident but, when it comes to actually being confident in your day to day life, it feels a lot harder to actually do?


Social media addiction can lead to low self-esteem, envy: 5 ways to beat it  Economic Times

There are serious repercussions of the use of social media, especially on a persons mental health.


I really am quite brilliant – at giving myself compliments and raising my self-esteem  The Guardian

Rhik Samadder: Violent aversion to self-praise is wired into British cultural DNA, yet the evidence points to the beneficial effects of patting our own backs once in ...


The Age When Your Self-Esteem Peaks Will Pleasantly Surprise You  mindbodygreen.com

People's confidence peaks at age 60, a new study finds. That means your self-esteem will only increase as you get older.


This is the age when your self-esteem officially peaks  HarpersBAZAAR.com

How we feel about ourselves changes a lot throughout life, and it's often been said that the older we get, the more secure we feel and the more self-worth we ...