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          Want to change? How to get to a new you.                                Self-Esteem vs. Self-Acceptance     The Path to Unconditional Self-Acceptance How do you fully accept yourself when you don't know how?     by Leon F. Seltzer, Ph.D. in Evolution of the Self   0 inShare         Though related, self-acceptance is not the same as self-esteem. Whereas self-esteem refers specifically to how valuable, or worthwhile, we see ourselves, self-acceptance alludes to a far more global affirmation of self. When we're self-accepting, we're able to embrace all facets of ourselves–not just the positive, more "esteem-able" parts. As such, self-acceptance is unconditional, free of any qualification. We…