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Hidden biases – We ALL have them.

We tend to trust our own thinking, not realizing that we, like every person on the planet, are subject to biases we're not even aware of.

Bias chart

Psst! Your thinking is biased. Do you know all the ways in which thinking may be slanted to support or confirm what we already think or believe?

If not, this is for you. If you do, then all the groovy chart will do is give names to what you already know and how thinking biases distort reality.

via You Can’t Always Trust Your Own Thoughts, And This Terrifying Chart Shows Why | HuffPost Canada

Dr. Susannah-Joy Schuilenberg is a Canadian mental health professional with a passion for travel. Bossy from birth, compassionate by choice, and funny by accident, Susannah-Joy writes about anything that catches her attention. All opinions are her own, as is the writing, unless credited otherwise. Stay tuned.

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