The Rise of Toxic Positivity in the Era of Coronavirus

Let’s aim to do this instead.

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Positivity Turned Negative

Toxic positivity, according to Heather Monroe, a clinical social worker and director of program development at Newport Institute, is the idea that we should focus only on positive emotions and the positive aspects of life.

Leaning In

So what can you do if you feel as though your struggles and low moments are downplayed by others and social media? Here are a few things that can help:

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