fbpx

ParentGuidance.org

Finding Yourself When You’re Feeling Lost

SHARE

Sometimes the experiences of life can make us feel like we’ve lost our way. We forget our worth, our potential, and our identity. Our problems become so overwhelming that we can’t see anything else. Join Dr. Paul Parkin as he discusses how we can find ourselves when we’re feeling lost. How we navigate the experiences and voices in life that tell us that we’re not enough. How we rediscover our direction, purpose, and meaningful relationships that will carry us through.
Paul Parkin, Ph.D.
Dr. Paul Parkin is a teacher, speaker, and researcher who focuses on connection and happiness. He received a Master’s Degree from California State University, Sacramento in Leadership and Instructional communication, and a Ph.D. from the University of Utah in Relational communication. He has given a TEDx Talk on his doctoral dissertation research which focused on the transformative nature of empathy, and is currently finishing a book about the connection between empathy and happiness. In addition, he has won multiple teaching awards, the most recent being the Faculty Senate Adjunct Award of Excellence at UVU. Paul has a passion for teaching and facilitating positive change in and out of the classroom. He is a firm believer that people can change their lives for the better by changing the way they relate to themselves and to others. When he is not working, Paul enjoys short walks on the beach, candlelit breakfasts, and cooking, that is, delicious meals cooked by other people. But most of all, Paul enjoys spending time with his family.

Finding Yourself When You’re Feeling Lost

Sometimes the experiences of life can make us feel like we’ve lost our way. We forget our worth, our potential, and our identity. Our problems become so overwhelming that we can’t see anything else. Join Dr. Paul Parkin as he discusses how we can find ourselves when we’re feeling lost. How we navigate the experiences and voices in life that tell us that we’re not enough. How we rediscover our direction, purpose, and meaningful relationships that will carry us through.
Paul Parkin, Ph.D.
Dr. Paul Parkin is a teacher, speaker, and researcher who focuses on connection and happiness. He received a Master’s Degree from California State University, Sacramento in Leadership and Instructional communication, and a Ph.D. from the University of Utah in Relational communication. He has given a TEDx Talk on his doctoral dissertation research which focused on the transformative nature of empathy, and is currently finishing a book about the connection between empathy and happiness. In addition, he has won multiple teaching awards, the most recent being the Faculty Senate Adjunct Award of Excellence at UVU. Paul has a passion for teaching and facilitating positive change in and out of the classroom. He is a firm believer that people can change their lives for the better by changing the way they relate to themselves and to others. When he is not working, Paul enjoys short walks on the beach, candlelit breakfasts, and cooking, that is, delicious meals cooked by other people. But most of all, Paul enjoys spending time with his family.

Popular Courses in this Category

little boy, window, waiting
Grief and LossGrief and LossOptional

Making sense of your grief and the healing process

LEARN MORE →
BullyingBullyingParenting TipsParenting TipsPre Teen

Helping Your Child When They’re Bullied

LEARN MORE →
Adult ChildAnxietyDepressionMental Health DevelopmentPre Teen

How Digital Media is Changing Our Children’s Mental Health

LEARN MORE →
AnxietyMove TowardMove TowardMove TowardOptional

Move Toward™ with Jenna: Anxiety

LEARN MORE →

Join free now.

To keep our community safe, we ask that you create a free membership.

NEW CONTENT EACH MONTH

Each month our therapists answer questions and release relevant courses to help you help your child’s mental health.

Register New Account

Please go through the following Terms and conditions carefully.

Choose your membership level