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The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are
by Brené Brown
How to Be Nice to Yourself: The Everyday Guide to Self Compassion - Effective Strategies to Increase Self-Love and Acceptance by Laura R. Silberstein
Transform Your Boundaries by Sarri Gilman
The Narcissist in Your Life: Recognizing the Patterns and Learning to Break Free by Julie L Hall
"Authenticity is a collection of choices that we have to make every day. It's about the choice to show up and be real. The choice to be honest. The choice to let our true selves be seen." ~Brene' Brown
"You will continue to suffer if you have an emotional reaction to everything that is said to you. True Power is sitting back & observing everything with logic. If words control you that means everyone else can control you." ~unknown
The National Domestic Violence Hotline (NDVH) is a 24-hour confidential service for survivors, victims and those affected by DV, intimate partner violence and relationship abuse. Advocates are available at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) and through online chatting at www. TheHotline.org. All calls are free and confidential
If you are in crisis, and need immediate support or intervention, call, or go the website of the (same link is good https://988lifeline.org/ ) National Suicide & Crisis Lifeline (988). Trained crisis workers are available to talk 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.