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The Need to be liked

Book The Need to be Liked

What is the book about?

"The Need to be Liked: Understanding and Overcoming a Common People Pleasing Problem" by Dr. Les Carter is a self-help book that explores the psychological and emotional challenges associated with the need to be liked by others. The book examines the root causes of people-pleasing behaviors and provides practical strategies for overcoming them. It offers readers a deeper understanding of themselves and their relationships, helping them to break free from the cycle of approval-seeking and live a more authentic and fulfilling life.
Why this book?
  • Understand the need to be liked and science behind people pleasing.
  • Learn to accept yourself as you are.
  • Gain a deeper understanding of your needs.
  • Scientific based book but easy and fast to read.
The Need to be Liked is an antidote for people pleaser

In fact, some psychologists are defining self-esteem as the degree to which you believe that you are likeable to others

The Need to be Liked
Dr. Roger Covin, a clinical psychologist and author
Short Summary

“The Need to be Liked” by Dr. Roger Cavins is a comprehensive examination of the universal human need to be liked. Through the lens of psychoanalytic theory and case studies, Dr. Cavins provides insights into the origins of this need, its manifestations in behavior and relationships, and its impact on our lives. But don’t get discouraged, it is a short and easy-to-read book, although not meant to be a solution-oriented book it is very good to allow us to understand why we have this need and why it is normal. This will allow us to increase self-acceptance. Overall, “The Need to be Liked” provides readers with a deeper understanding of themselves and the dynamics of their relationships, empowering them to live more authentic and satisfying lives. 

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