Meet Jimmy. He is a classic case of someone who would be described as suffering from low self-esteem. What are the implications for saying that someone’s problem is their low self-esteem? Counselor and author, David Powlison begins to challenge us in thinking through how descriptions masquerading as explanations (i.e. Jimmy’s “low self-esteem”) can be engaged […]
Dr. David Powlison and Alasdair Groves discuss Dr. Powlison’s 2011 CCEF National Conference breakout on Body Image Distortions. Click here to browse and purchase audio from the 2011 National Conference.
Low Self-Esteem Part 2: In Part 1 of this podcast, Dr. David Powlison introduced us to Jimmy who is a man classified as suffering from “low self-esteem.” He challenges us to think through how descriptions, masquerading as explanations, often persuade us that they have the truth about understanding people. This week he will discuss why […]