Tag Archives: Culture

Theraphy

It’s so important for you to have [a therapist who can] understand your language and perspective. You don’t want to have to code switch in a room where you’re supposed to be your true, authentic self. -Elyse Fox Positively Purging-I … Continue reading

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Bundles of Energy

Some countries in Africa have barred the importing of used garments because they were destroying local textile industries. Its crazy to think that our cast offs could have greater value to other people than new things in tier own culture. Positively Purging-I welcome … Continue reading

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Unity

This is just a season for beautiful black girl love and unity and it’s amazing. Positively Purging-I welcome your feedbacks in the comments and your likes and passing the real life wisdom on to others as I embark on this … Continue reading

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Black Women Mental Health

Black women also face specific obstacles when it comes to mental health and overall wellness. What have you learned from your therapy journey and the foundation’s work? The more research I did—and [looking at] my own sessions—I started thinking about … Continue reading

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Expressive

I’m very expressive. I use my hands when I speak, and my voice is not exactly on the quiet side. I am pretty sure this is why I often told in performance reviews that I came across as aggressive at … Continue reading

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