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07 Dec 2005

The Will to Live
The Voctor Frankl story posted by another member of the forum refers. Where does one find the will to live, the will to overcome your despair, do you create a dream of the life that you want in future and that keeps you going or what ? The will to overcome your despair ? I wish there was a pill you could take, that gave you the will, but there is not. So where do we find this will to live or overcome ?
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CyberShrink
cybershrink

01 Jan 0001

If there was a pill which could achieve that, the achievement would be too trivial to be worth pursuing. This is where psychotherapy / counselling is needed, to understand and overcomem one's despair, plan the life you want to lead, and plan how to get there from here. CBT !
Yes, read Frankl's books, too, and have a checkup as if there is something like a Depression getting in tthe way, it needs to be cleared up to enable you to do the rest of what is required, effectively and eficiently.
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