Resistance is a part of the process.
Here is the Google definition: the refusal to accept or comply with something; the attempt to prevent something by action or argument.
In growth, resistance naturally happens when who you are bumps up against who you are becoming.
It happens because while you want everything your Future Self has, you are also scared of what that means she does not have.
Because you don’t get to know every detail or what is going to change and evolve as you become your Future Self.
Often, this causes resistance. Which can be a refusal to comply with things your Future Self does. Or strong actions of holding on to the things you are most afraid to lose.
A refusal is resistance. And it can look like:
These are all things that Kate did.
Maybe you recognize that you have done these things in the past as well.
It’s okay. It’s helpful to recognize it so you have a better awareness if it happens again.
Kate Cretsinger is the Founder and Owner of K8 4 Wellness. She is the mother of 2 beautiful young adults. She graduated from University of New England with a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science, and became certified as a Nutrition Coach by the Institute for Integrative Nutrition in 2015 to overcome her own health complications. She has over 15 years of experience in the health & wellness field as a personal trainer, instructor and nutrition coach. You can learn more about Kate at www.k84wellness.com.