Tag: rejection

How to Avoid Unintentionally Hurting Others

Across multiple languages we even use words to describe social pain that we typically use to describe physical pain like, “she broke my heart,” or he “hurt my feelings.” Disapproving facial expressions can even create social pain, especially those most prone to feeling hurt from rejection.

What to Do When You Feel the Sting of Rejection

Here are seven ways to navigate the pain of being rejected by others.

How to Help Those Who Feel Rejection

Our brains record social pain in the same place they record physical pain. Here are ways to prevent those feelings of rejection.