This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: in confronting and working through my “issues”. I spent an exhausting 120 days facing my darkest and deepest memories. Once I was able to confront my past, I was able to begin to apply the techniques suggested to me to work through them. Today the past events of my life do not affect me in a negative manner. On the contrary, I am now filled with an intense desire to help others. The friends I have now support my efforts. As a United States Citizen I am encouraged to overcome all obstacles and succeed in all endeavors. My culture has not made me who I am, nor does it dictate my self-concept. I believe everyone has the power to use their culture in a positive or negative manner. In my opinion it is weak to allow others and events to dictate who we are. For a long time I was that weak person, but I am strong today and have used my past surroundings to create better ones....
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 02/23/2012 for the course PSY 220 taught by Professor Lind during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '10