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“The Stockdale Paradox is a psychological theory about the extraordinary benefits of knowing that we WILL get through difficulties, yet still dealing with what’s happening right now.”

Jamie Sarche, Director of Pre-Planning, Feldman Mortuary

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The Mavericks talk with Jamie Sarche, Director of Pre-Planning, Feldman Mortuary.

We always enjoy talking with Jamie Sarche, because it forces us to think about things differently. Jamie shares the concept of The Stockdale Paradox and how it can help us shift our thinking and reduce anxiety.

The Stockdale Paradox

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  • How to be okay with sharing authentically when you’re not feeling optimistic
  • Some ideas for how you can help alleviate anxiety

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Mavericks of Senior Living is sponsored by Serenity Engage, Inc. and Assured Assisted Living. This episode was produced by Katherine Wells and Francis LeGasse.   You can subscribe to Mavericks for Senior Living on Apple Podcasts, Google Play or Stitcher. You can also find us on TwitterFacebook, or via email at challenges@mavericksofseniorliving.

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