True or False? Pay Attention to Structure to Tell if a Story is Made Up | Urban Book Editor LLC

True or False? Pay Attention to Structure to Tell if a Story is Made Up

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Psychologists and psychotherapists have long relied on the power of narrative storytelling to help their patients make sense of their world. In fact, it’s been said that we are our narratives. For evidence that this may be true, pay attention to how people shape their stories about themselves. As it turns out, there is a big difference between the way we narrate events that have really happened to us and those we’ve invented.

 

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