Indeed, Owen believes that the love in itself can boost self esteem.This in itself is good news as ‘’an increase in self-esteem helps us to make better decisions, experience fewer negative emotions [and] feel more optimistic about the world.'' Finding love as an older single can make you feel wonderful, a fact that applies whether this for you means sex or, simply, companionship.Get noticed for who you are, not what you look like.
Elite Singles’ Partner Psychologist and Relationships Coach, Sam Owen agrees that those dating after 50 shouldn’t ‘’feel despondent,’’ as ‘’being single in your 50s is increasingly common.’’ The statistics prove her point: according to the 2013 Census, approximately 33% of the NZ population is over 50 and many of these people are single.
Indeed, Statistics New Zealand says that "one-person households will account for 29% of all households [by] 2031...
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Indeed, as Sam Owen points out, a good part of the confidence increase comes from the fact that finding a partner gives you someone to pal around with: a person to emotionally connect with.
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