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How do guided imagery and positive affirmations improve mental health?

George Joseph
Addiction Medicine
Guided imagery and positive affirmations are very powerful in helping achieve a paradigm shift in one's thinking. This concept has been handed down through generations. We see it in our Twelve Step meetings through slogans and the Prayer of Serenity. It is very clear that where one's thoughts go, energy flows. In other words, what you believe is what you manifest in your life. This includes depression, anxiety, and even corresponding coping methods such as addictions and obsessive-compulsive behaviors.

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