This week’s question comes from L, in New York City. She asks:
Do you think that personality “flaws” (e.g. shyness, lack of confidence/self-esteem, being an approval-seeker) are entirely learned behaviors, or do you think that to some extent you are born with these characteristics? In other words, what do you think about nature vs. nurture when it comes to personality?
Here’s my answer:
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