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Why do we sabotage love? | Raquel Peel | TEDxJCUCairns

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For many, love is failing as a lot of us are guilty of self-sabotage. Raquel Peel studies romantic relationships. In a poignant, deep, and insightful talk, she shares the results from her research and her own journey of self-sabotage. This talk will instigate you to turn the lens on yourself and your own behaviors in relationships.

Raquel Peel is currently doing a PhD and is a lecturer at James Cook University. She holds a Bachelor of Psychology with Honors and a Bachelor of Arts with double major in Art History and Music. She has conducted research in suicide, bullying, stigma, religiosity, rural health, and romantic relationships.

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at