Psychology Archives - Dr. Marianne van den Broek

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The only ‘one size fits all’ solution to feeling happier

I believe that everyone deserves a tailor-made approach when it comes to making a plan to improve how you feel and what you can achieve. What worked for someone else will never work for you in exactly the same way. We are all different, with different preferences, different needs, and different strengths. However, there is one […]

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Use your emotions as a guide to more happiness and fulfillment

“How do you feel about that?” If you ever impersonated a psychiatrist or therapist, I am pretty sure you repeated this sentence a lot. And you would be right. Therapists and coaches often ask this question. Sometimes even a couple of times in a row. Not because we’re struggling to find a more original question, or as […]

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Are you a leader or a hero?

Running your own business, or a team, can feel lonely at times. It can also be the perfect position to get stuck in a draining role: playing the hero. This blog is about the difference between being a leader and playing the hero, and why it’s so important to be able to tell the difference.Being […]

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Stop push push pushing!

Back when I was in med-school, I did two years of clinical rotations. And even though I knew quite early on that my specialty was most likely not going to be a surgical one, I looked forward to my gynaecology rotation.  I had seen many births in TV shows and movies and it always seemed […]

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