To report this post you need to login first.

RECOVERING FROM HEARTBREAK BY GUY WINCH

Feb 6, 2018 | BLOGGER, Body & Mind | 0 comments

Alexandra Pfeiffer

Born in Argentina, from a Germanic mother and naturalized British. Living in France for quite a while. I left my art vocation to become a specialized Senior Manager at large International Groups. And now leaving it all behind to go back to art and international event organization activities.

Latest posts by Alexandra Pfeiffer (see all)

Other Articles

MOTIVATION IS A FORCE

Even if you are the best athlete in the world, even if you have the best team and the best coach, your performance is limited by your mental, psychic and physical abilities. Motivation is a force, it has a permanent impact on how you think, feel and…

WHAT WE DO NOT TEACH KIDS ABOUT SEX

“We need to teach our children how to articulate their sensations so they’re familiar with them… to stay open and curious about their experiences, like a traveler in a foreign land.”

THE GIFT OF PRECOCITY

What happens when you realize that your way of working has its own logic, and that you have tangible reasons to trust your intuitions? Waking up to yourself

MASTERING GLOBAL INNOVATION

Leaders and teams are facing changing customer needs across cultures and geographies. If you’re responsible for international products, services, projects, or programs, how are you facilitating innovation and…

GREAT MEN ARE NEVER COMPLETELY UNDERSTOOD

Great men are never completely understood by their contemporaries, on whom they have a head start. As if they were speaking a language that few people understand. A sort of misguidance which…

Getting over heartbreak is not a journey. It's a fight

February is Saint Valentine’s month. Each of us will live it in a very different way. There will be those who in principle find that it is a commercial holiday without any sense and will ignore it as much as possible, those who will organize a beautiful evening, which may cost quite a lot, and those who will be alone …

Being alone for Valentine’s Day when we are not indifferent to what this holiday entails at the time of a relationship can be quite challenging. The feeling of loneliness can become acute and the suffering of a past break up becomes again of topicality. This is the reason why I would like to share this TEDTalk with you.

Guy Winch, Ph.D., is a licensed psychologist, author, and in-demand keynote speaker whose books have been translated into twenty-four languages. He advices on how to deal with the emotional pain of a broken heart.

“Brain studies have shown that the withdrawal of romantic love activates the same mechanisms in our brain that get activated when addicts are withdrawing from substances like cocaine or opioids.” (Fisher, H. E., Xu, X., Aron, A., and Brown, L.L. “Intense, Passionate, Romantic Love: A Natural Addiction? How the Fields that Investigate Romance and Substance Abuse Can Inform Each Other.” Frontiers in Psychology (2016): 7:687.)

Alexandra Pfeiffer

Born in Argentina, from a Germanic mother and naturalized British. Living in France for quite a while. I left my art vocation to become a specialized Senior Manager at large International Groups. And now leaving it all behind to go back to art and international event organization activities.

Latest posts by Alexandra Pfeiffer (see all)

accumsan non quis justo id, dapibus sem, pulvinar
8 Shares
Share6
Tweet
Pin
Share2