OuttaControl. . .
on completing the OuttaControl Behavior Test. Wanting
to know what's going on with you is a real step in and of itself. Before
reading a more detailed explanation of your results, please read the following disclaimer (press your browser's back button
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Now for an interpretation of your scores. First, if you see 3 or more marks under
I have three pairs of words for you if this sounds like what is happening. Write them down and think about them. First, face pain. Take courage, stop running, and admit to yourself what is hurting you. Second, get help. See a trusted friend, your doctor, or a counselor you respect, and start to deal with the problem you have been running away from. Third, find roots. Think about this one, it will mean something different for each person. Think about it, do something about it.
Second, if you see 3, or especially 4 or more marks under B, then you are hurting yourself , because you are doing things that you don't feel right about. The activity may not be wrong in itself, but you don't feel good about it for yourself. You'll a lot be happier if you figure out a way of stopping.
Third, if you see 3 or more
marks under C, then you are hooked on the behavior, and it is out of
Fourth, if you see two or more marks under D, then you are trying to use the excitement surrounding this behavior to drown out your boredom or loneliness. In that case, it's important to learn to deal with what is causing the pain, and not just drown it out. It's not easy, but it is the best way. If you can just resolve that you
will love life
more than you want escape from the pain of life, then you have
a fighting chance.
May God, and all wise and good-willed beings you encounter in this universe, help you along your way!