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Are You Too Trusting? A Psychologist Reveals 3 Signs You Should Walk Away From Someone — Fast. Constance Dierickx, Ph.D., says it's tempting to rely on others when you're under stress — but it can be a big mistake.

By Amanda Breen

When you find yourself in need of good advice or a second opinion, chances are you turn to those you think you can trust — be it a family member, close friend or trained professional.

But what happens when we have too much faith in others, and how can we recognize the tell-tale signs before it's too late?

It's a subject leadership psychologist Constance Dierickx, Ph.D., takes up in her recently published book Meta-Leadership, which explores how leaders can avoid common decision-making traps.

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