AARP The Nice Girl Syndrome

In this breakthrough guide, renowned author and therapist Beverly Engel, who has helped thousands of women recognize and leave emotionally abusive relationships, can show you how to take control of your life and take care of yourself.

AARP The Nice Girl Syndrome

AARP The Nice Girl Syndrome

AARP Digital Editions offer you practical tips, proven solutions, and expert guidance. In The Nice Girl Syndrome, Beverly Engel shows how you can overcome the pressure to please others and feel free to be your true self. Are you too nice for your own good? Do family members manipulate you? Do coworkers take advantage of you? If this sounds familiar, read The Nice Girl Syndrome. In this breakthrough guide, renowned author and therapist Beverly Engel, who has helped thousands of women recognize and leave emotionally abusive relationships, can show you how to take control of your life and take care of yourself. Engel explains that women today simply cannot afford to be Nice Girls, because women who are too nice send the message that they are easy targets and are much more likely to be victimized emotionally, physically, and sexually. She identifies the seven different types of Nice Girls and helps you understand which type or types might apply to you. Engel helps you determine whether the Nice Girl Syndrome is keeping you in an abusive relationship or in manipulative situations and helps you change Nice Girl beliefs and behaviors that are holding you back. Shows you how to confront the beliefs and behaviors that keep you stuck in a Nice Girl act as you replace them with healthier, more empowering ones Includes inspiring stories of women Engel has worked with who have found the courage and strength to stop taking abuse and start standing up for themselves "This book will challenge, entertain, and empower its readers." --Publishers Weekly (starred review) Written by renowned author and therapist Beverly Engel, who has helped thousands of women recognize and leave emotionally abusive relationships Filled with wise advice, powerful exercises, and practical prescriptions, The Nice Girl Syndrome shows you step by step how to take control of your life and be your own strong woman.

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AARP The Nice Girl Syndrome
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Beverly Engel
Categories: Self-Help
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-20 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

AARP Digital Editions offer you practical tips, proven solutions, and expert guidance. In The Nice Girl Syndrome, Beverly Engel shows how you can overcome the pressure to please others and feel free to be your true self. Are you too nice for your own good? Do family members manipulate you?
The Nice Girl Syndrome
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Beverly Engel
Categories: Self-Help
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-12-17 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

How women can overcome the pressure to please others and feel free to be their true selves Are you too nice for your own good? Do family members manipulate you? Do coworkers take advantage of you? If this sounds familiar, read The Nice Girl Syndrome. In this breakthrough guide, renowned
Staying Cool
Language: en
Pages: 124
Authors: Joel D. Block, Fred J. Block
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-02 - Publisher: Wellness Institute, Inc.

Anger is a completely normal, usually healthy human emotion--when it is under control. "Keeping Cool" is a guide for teens (and their parents) to using anger constructively, filled with real-life examples and ready-to-use tips.
The Good Girl Revolution
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Wendy Shalit
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-20 - Publisher: Ballantine Books

Across the country, there’s a youth-led rebellion challenging the status quo. In Seattle and Pittsburgh, teenage girls protest against companies that sell sleazy clothing. Online, a nineteen-year-old describes her struggles with her mother, who she feels is pressuring her to lose her virginity. In a small town outside Philadelphia, an
The Good Girl Syndrome
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: William Fezler, Eleanor S. Field
Categories: Role expectation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group

Defines twelve common, self-defeating patterns and beliefs based on the myth of goodness and encourages "dependent good girls" to take charge of their lives