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How Your Parents Behaviors Shape Who You Are Today

If your mom was constantly stressed, you were more likely to be worse at math.

Whether your parents were your best friends or you barely knew them, your relationship with Mom and Dad had an impact on who you are today.

At least that’s what Sigmund Freud said when he theorized that our adult personality develops from early childhood experiences, an insight empirically tested by attachment theory and developmental psychology through the 20th century up until today.

Here are 10 ways your parents shaped who you are today.

1. If your mother was constantly juggling multiple jobs, you are likely to suffer from stress.

2. If your parents spoke negatively about their body, you are more likely to have low self-confidence.  Continue Reading…

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