Wishful Thinking & Its Perils

There is one phrase that saps people of all their drive & energy and leaves them feeling inadequate. Most people are prone to fall prey to it as it becomes a easy route to avoid responsibility. One encounters it in exchange within conversations ranging from inter-personal discussions to social interactions as well as professional discourse. And that phrase is…,’If Only’. There is a host of ways in which this phrase proves to be detrimental to one’s psychological well being & personal growth. But as is the case with most things, it has its beneficial uses too when used in the right context. Read the following article to know whether you’re making unwarranted use of the phrase & how you can best use it if you absolutely have to.

Peg O’Connor Ph.D., 16th Feb 2016, Psychology Today

 Amrish Jaiswal


Business Development Manager

IRIANS – The Neuroscience Institute 

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