Shared by “Lessons Learned in Life”

Affirmations of Your Basic Rights:

♥ Nobody has the right to know my mind or my business or to tell me what to think, what to feel or what to do.♥ I have a right to my own thoughts, feelings, values and beliefs.♥ If people are abusive or disrespectful to me, I have a right to tell them so, to ask them to stop and to avoid them.♥ I don’t need abuse or to be disrespected.♥ I have a need and right to love myself, respect myself and to stand up for myself.

♥ I have a right to be who I am and to harmlessly live my own life regardless of whether others don’t like it.

♥ I don’t have to feel guilty for not behaving as others might want me to or for not giving others what they expect of me.

♥ I accept myself just as I am in the moment with whatever thoughts and feelings I have.

♥ I accept my right to my imperfection and shortcomings and don’t feel guilty for not being perfect.

♥ I believe that we should do unto others as we should have them do unto us and that is to be treated with love and respect.

♥ I believe that if I am true to myself and live by the highest truth I know, things will turn out for the best in the long run.

~- Robert L. Veninga

“Never excuse or enable anyone to compromise your self respect and dignity.” ~ Sue Rosenbloom

About Sue Diane Rosenbloom, CT, MA

Thanatologist: Loss, Trauma, Crisis, Death, and Grief Educator - My blog is for educational purposes only. I am not a licensed professional counselor - Bachelor of Arts in Human Studies - Marylhurst University (2007) Certificate in Thanatology - Hood College (2008) Master of Arts in Thanatology - Hood College (2009) Certificate in Thanatology - The-Association for Death Education and Counseling (the highest level of loss and grief education). * Hospice, Alzheimer's and Senior's Advocate * Former first responder for Trauma Intervention Program, Inc. (TIP) * Former Hospice and Bereavement Volunteer for Providence Hospice Bereavement Program * Association for Death Education and Counseling Member * National Alliance for Bereavement of Children * Hood College Thanatology Association * American Group Psychotherapy Association * Hospice, Loss, Grief and Bereavement Researcher
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