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How can I become more comfortable with intimacy?

Dr. Kathleen Hall
Preventive Medicine

Alter your intimacy by following the tips below.

Ask yourself:

  • Right now, in this moment, am I moving toward intimacy or away from it?
  • In what ways do I experience intimacy?
  • How can I deepen my intimacy with myself and my loved ones?

Tell yourself:

  • "I am perfect, whole, and complete."


Give yourself:

  • time alone in nature
  • a strong commitment to unstructured time with your loved ones
  • a journal to keep a chronicle of your path to greater intimacy
Alter Your Life: Overbooked? Overworked? Overwhelmed?

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Alter Your Life: Overbooked? Overworked? Overwhelmed?

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