Cognitive Dissonance | "Sometimes people hold a core belief that is very strong. When they are presented with evidence that works against that belief, the new evidence cannot be accepted. It would create a feeling that is extremely uncomfortable, called cognitive dissonance. And because it is so important to protect the core belief, they will rationalize, ignore and even deny anything that doesn't fit in with the core belief." --Frantz Fanon

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Cognitive Dissonance "Sometimes people hold a core belief that is very strong. When they are presented with evidence that works against that belief, the new evidence cannot be accepted. It would create a feeling that is extremely uncomfortable, called c

Exiting from a religion, or other collective ego, or escaping the clutches of a narcissist, or shedding your own cognitive dissonance

Exiting from a religion, or other collective ego, or escaping the clutches of a narcissist, or shedding your own cognitive dissonance Narcissistic abuse hurts we can heal loves this Pin Thanks Abuse

Cognitive dissonance is a dangerous thinking process that allows people to justify seemingly irrational behavior.

Cognitive dissonance is a dangerous thinking process that allows people to justify seemingly irrational behavior.

Yesterday, we talked about a few areas where the children of narcissistic parent(s) boundaries are crossed and the long lasting effects it has on them as adults. While it is not easy to re-train ou...

Clearly Defining YOUR Limits (Boundaries)

True - and that change is very hard! Intuitively I know it will be worth it though, no pain no gain! I want a life for me and my children out of the fog and toxic dysfunction.

Want Doesn’t Get…

You can give a person knowledge, but you can't make them think. Some people want to remain fools, only because the truth requires change. Remember you cannot change a fool who is without knowledge!

Kudos and a big hurrah to all those who can recognize their own cognitive dissonance and still take a deep breath.

Kudos and a big hurrah to all those who can recognize their own cognitive dissonance and still take a deep breath.

The words, "cognitive dissonance", come to mind...  from board: Facts, Beliefs, & Opinions   #drwaynedyer  #kurttasche  #successwithkurt

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The ultimate ignorance is the rejection of something you know nothing about, but refuse to investigate. Wayne Dyer I am guilty of this.I'll work on this.

Cognitive Dissonance (Social Psychology)...it's one of the ways we keep ourselves sane. It's also the way we deny truth that hurts us.

Why you just can't argue with some people. It's also the way we deny truth that hurts us.

Cognitive dissonance- Why you shouldn't warn the Narcs next victim. They want to believe the Narc and they will. The truth will finally come to them, but it will be when they are devalued and discarded.

Cognitive dissonance- Why you shouldn't warn the Narcs next victim. They want to believe the Narc and they will. The truth will finally come to them, but it will be when they are devalued and discarded.

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