Symptoms of low self esteem

Community Leader
Registered: 04-07-2008
Symptoms of low self esteem
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Wed, 04-20-2011 - 10:51am

If you were to create a list of symptoms for low self esteem, what would be on it?

Karla
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iVillage Member
Registered: 10-12-2006
Mon, 04-25-2011 - 8:11am
1. not giving yourself a chance
2. believing that what you need/want is not as important as what others need or want
3. feeling that you don't have the right to be happy, successful, etc.

i'll think of some more...
iVillage Member
Registered: 11-01-2009
Tue, 04-26-2011 - 12:38am
feeling inferior, hopeless, unwanted, unloved, no motivation, lose interest in favorite activities, shy, etc
iVillage Member
Registered: 10-12-2006
Thu, 04-28-2011 - 9:47am
big ego, boasting/bragging to compensate for not feeling good inside