Traps Test: Common Traps of Living

Traps Test: The Common Traps of Living

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We all fall into traps in life. Sometimes we’re not even aware of it. We can't get out of traps that we don’t know we're in. Here are some common traps of living--things that get in the way of our happiness, quality of life, and fulfillment. Rate all the traps below that have affected you. Don’t deliberate too long on questions. Go with your gut instinct and move briskly. (Scale: 1 – Not a problem at all; 2 – Minor problem; 3 – Moderate problem; 4 – Serious problem.)
1 - Not a problem at all2 - Minor problem3 - Moderate problem4 - Serious problem
Avoidance: not facing up to difficult tasks, situations, or conflicts
Blaming: finding fault with others or circumstances instead of looking within
Burnout: becoming run-down and feeling exhausted, often due to lack of self-care
Catastrophizing: assuming the worst and blowing things out of proportion
Clarity: being uncertain about your purpose, values, vision, aspirations, goals, or priorities
Climbing Mode: focusing so much on moving up the success ladder that you lose touch with other important things
Comparing: measuring yourself against others and judging your worth by how you stack up
Complacency: allowing yourself to lose urgency and motivation