I understand that a lifetime of being one of the smartest people in the room can have an impact on one’s behavior. Being successful, saving lives, getting published, being recognized by your peers, and all the education and hours you put in to become what you are, all have a significant impact on your perspectives. How could they not? The effort you have to put in to become any type of medical professional shapes your whole life. It isn’t just a career, it’s a lifestyle.
Whatever you want to call it, learning how to conduct yourself appropriately in regards to sex and dating is something I think all young people, and even many adults, need to be taught. Somehow, it hasn't quite been getting through to some people because they are still out here acting like they have a right to
What I found was that there wasn't any one thing that "fixes" my anxiety, and the only way to manage it was to accept that it WILL affect me, so I have to be prepared to deal with it when it tries to take over. Below, I’ve listed the different techniques I use to manage my anxiety.
Too many people are taking this “love yourself” thing way too far these days. I’m aware that’s not going to be a popular sentence to some- especially if they take it out of context-