Many introverts in our world: More and more, people are identifying as introverts. Studies show that at least one-third of the people we encounter in our lives are introverts.
Introverts and Relationships: The Quiet Rise of Introverts: 8 Practices for Loving and Living in a Noisy World is a guide to help tenderhearted and introverted individuals grow and nurture their peace, purpose, and relationships.
Many types of introverts: There are many facets to being an introvert and many variations to each type. But as you peel back the layers to all these you quickly learn that introverts make up 50% of the world’s population.
Introverts and sensitivity: Author, speaker and life coach Brenda Knowles presents 8 unique practices to help readers learn that they are not alone or flawed in their sensitivity and introversion. Certified as a Myers-Briggs practitioner, she has been writing and guiding introverts for five years in space2live and has provided training as a family mediator.
Incorporating the 8 Practices into your life yields:
- A calmer sense of self
- A deeper understanding of mental and physical self-care
- An embracing of positive conflict
- Growth in responsiveness
- The secret to healing every day
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Table of Contents
Author's Preface 12
Introduction: Safe in Solitude 16
Section I Dependence 20
Section II Independence 44
Practice 1 Waking Up: Principles of Self-Awareness 48
Practice 2 Calming Our Nervous System: Principles of Self-Care 70
Practice 3 Becoming Whole: Principles of Self-Esteem, Self-Expression and Self-Discipline 101
Section III Interdependence 130
Practice 4 Getting Past Independence: Principles of Love and Relationship 135
Practice 5 Learning from Conflict: Principles of Growth and Healing 158
Practice 6 Calming Each Other's Nervous Systems: Principles of Responsiveness 192
Practice 7 Valuing Community: Principles of Unity and Collaboration 223
Section IV Balance and Fluidity 250
Practice 8 Honoring Our Inner and Outer World 255
Author Bio 292