I Have the Need of Approval

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    Fear of Disapproval

    I have improved gradually, but I still have a great fear of people being disappointed in me; angry at me or not liking me.
    armonia armonia
    56-60, F
    Sep 7, 2007

    Approval

    As much as i can remember, i always needed approval of others. I could never approve of what i wanted, what i needed. How things should go for me. I would love to change that. To be able to do something for myself and not worry what someone else thinks. I am very indecisive...
    ModelFoSho87 ModelFoSho87
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Sep 7, 2007

    Unhealthy

    I have the unhealthy need sometimes to emulate people I admire to the point of almost becoming them. I think it's to do with the need for approval and I am hoping this is a teenage thing that will pass.
    Mekk Mekk
    18-21, M
    Oct 7, 2007

    Fear of Disapproval

    I have improved gradually, but I still have a great fear of people being disappointed in me; angry at me or not liking me.
    armonia armonia
    56-60, F
    Sep 7, 2007
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