Ms Daniela Beer-Becker, Psychologist

Ms. Beer-Becker's international and culturally diverse educational background includes having studied in Austria, Germany, and Canada.

She has completed nine years of University-level training in psychology, including her Masters from McGill University. Ms. Beer-Becker is a top-rated psychologist on Rate MD.


I decided to start the "Creating Happiness" blog so that I could share my knowledge of psychology with anyone who wants to heal and grow. My heart's desire is that my words will be a catalyst for positive change in your life.

Daniela Beer-Becker

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your mission statement

Your Mission Statement: Your Inner Compass That Will Keep You Focused and on Course

By Ms Daniela Beer-Becker, Psychologist January 27, 2020

My experience is that in order to thrive and build a life I love, I need to be in touch on a daily basis with my mission statement (aka my inner compass). That is, I need to slow down and be clear on how I want to live this day, how I want to treat…

there are no good or bad feelings - welcome them all

There Are No Good or Bad Feelings, Welcome Them All: They Are Your Internal GPS

By Ms Daniela Beer-Becker, Psychologist January 24, 2020

Many of our emotions don’t feel good – like anger, anxiety, shame, fear, jealousy – so it makes sense that many of us want to push them away, trying to not feel them.  However, your life will work much better once you choose to welcome all feelings without judgment. Keeping in mind that there are…

How to communicate effectively

How to Communicate Effectively to Increase Connection and Intimacy

By Ms Daniela Beer-Becker, Psychologist January 24, 2020

Today I will introduce you to the tools of effective communication so that when conflict arises, which is inevitable in any genuine relationship, you know how to bring your point across in a way that increases connection and intimacy.  Conflict is not the problem in relationships, it is simply growth wanting to happen and a…

how to stop worrying when my anxiety is taking over

How to Stop Worrying When My Anxiety Is Taking over and I Am Feeling Helpless

By Ms Daniela Beer-Becker, Psychologist January 24, 2020

Have you ever experienced any of the following anxiety symptoms: shortness of breath, a smothering sensation in your chest, dizziness, heart palpitations, trembling, sweating, a choking sensation, nausea, abdominal stress, numbness, tingling in your extremities, flushes, chills, or chest pain?  I for sure have experienced some of them in the past and, just like you,…

the suffocating grip of shame

How to Escape the Suffocation Grip of Shame

By Ms Daniela Beer-Becker, Psychologist January 24, 2020

Do you know shame? For me, shame is the most painful of all the emotions. Its message is, “You are not ok, there is something wrong with you”. And when it bubbles up, I try to run! How do you react, when you feel shame?  Shame nearly suffocated me as a teenager when I got…

comparing yourself to others

Comparing Yourself to Others Is a Sure Way to Misery: How to Learn to Live Your Best Possible Life

By Ms Daniela Beer-Becker, Psychologist January 24, 2020

I find it is so easy to get caught up in a never-ending loop of comparing myself to others. What about you?  It is not surprising that so many of us struggle with comparing ourselves to others. Our whole economic system, capitalism, is built on comparison. All of us get bombarded daily through media with…