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Can you spot the tell-tale signs of a discouraged person?Before you can help a discouraged person, you must be able to recognize the symptoms. Who do you know who fits these patterns?Driven by the need for the attention of othersObsessed withMoreCan you spot the tell-tale signs of a discouraged person?Before you can help a discouraged person, you must be able to recognize the symptoms. Who do you know who fits these patterns?Driven by the need for the attention of othersObsessed with gaining power and controlPreoccupied with revengeLiving a facadeDishonestExcessive perfection, rigidity, inflexibilityClosed-minded to change and new ideasRetreats from lifes challengesLack of confidenceAvoidance of responsibilities, blames others, makes excusesThoughts of worthlessnessLearn how to spot these signs in people around you. Dont let age, sex, location, events on the job or at home or school effect your ability to be an encouraging person.The first edition of this book was highly successful, but as the new millennium emerges, Dr. Losoncy realized the need for an updated, expanded version. This book is perfect for managers, teachers, parents, spouses, and any person in a position of leadership (military, volunteer groups, scouting, coaching) who wants to help an employee at work or a friend on a personal level.We all have the ability to get away from discouragement, from discouraging persons, and fixed and inflexible perceptions.Learn the art of encouragement from a master. Let Dr. Lewis Losoncy demonstrate through practical examples how any of us can:Create an ideal, encouraging relationship-Decide what to focus on when dealing with discouraged persons-Facilitate decision-making-Encourage action-Encourage self-evaluation- andEncourage self-encouragement.