Lexica (lexica510) wrote,

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From current reading

Again, from a book on ADD/ADHD, but applicable more widely, I think.
…over time, this small daily washing away of self-esteem adds to the feeling of not measuring up in some fundamental way. Over the years it silently erodes a basic sense of competence and self-worth, instilling a strong need for self-protection.
— Sari Solden, in Women with Attention Deficit Disorder
Tags: mental health, quotations, society

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