Latest Self-esteem Stories
People who don't feel positive about their appearance are less likely to buy an item they're trying on if they see a good-looking shopper or salesperson wearing the same thing.
Innovative, edutainment for kids â€“ Bright Confident Kids launches a unique child confidence and self esteem boosting program, in which cartoon heros inspire and entertain children to success.
Self-esteem increases during adolescence, then slows in young adulthood, but contrary to popular belief, there is no significant difference between men's and women's self-esteem during either of those life phases.
People shop for high status items when they're feeling low, and they're more likely to make those expensive purchases on credit.
Teens and adolescents who believe that they matter to their family - that is, they feel the make a difference in the family's daily doings- are significantly less likely to threaten or engage in family violence.
In a new study published in the journal Cyberpsychology, Behavior and Social Networking, University at Buffalo researcher Michael A. Stefanone, PhD, and colleagues found that females who base their self worth on their appearance tend to share more photos online and maintain larger networks on online social networking sites.
Low self-esteem is associated with a greater risk of mental health problems such as eating disorders and depression.
When people are feeling badly about themselves, theyâ€™re more likely to show bias against people who are different.
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