toxic emotion

toxic emotion

A general term for negative emotions, such as stress and anger, which have an adverse effect on a person’s mental and possibly physical health.

toxic emotion

Psychiatry A negative emotion–eg, stress and anger, with an adverse effect on a person's mental, and possibly also, physical health. Cf Toxic core.
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IF one toxic emotion shepherded Donald Trump to the White House, it was anger: the simmering rage of everymen and women across America, fed up with the self-serving political establishment.
IF ONE toxic emotion shepherded Donald Trump into the White House, it was anger: the simmering rage of everymen and women across America, fed up with the self-serving political establishment.
But without this desire, envy remains a toxic emotion.
What fascinated me was that John- ny Fearless dared to draw attention to a toxic emotion that most advertisers strenuously ignore.
Small wonder if there is much toxic emotion circulating around the British body politic and if Jews who remain silent are judged by some to be condoning atrocity.
Coleen says JEALOUSY is a toxic emotion, so you're right to be worried about it.
8220;My counseling is about meeting a client where they are in their journey, processing what is causing pain and clearing out the toxic emotion so they can find happiness.
Hatred is characterized as a toxic emotion, and truly releasing it from one's emotional landscape profoundly liberating, often characterized by Barry's patients as a feeling of "lightness.
Clinical psychologist Joe Griffin, who also appears in the series, warned that chronic anger is the most toxic emotion for the heart.
But holding on to the past and hoping he'll come back just keep you in this rut and prevent you from having a good If you don't feel you can past this on your own, then think about having counselling help you offload all those toxic emotions.
If you don't feel you can get past this on your own, then think about counselling to offload all those toxic emotions.