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Couéism

a method of self-help stressing autosuggestion, introduced into America about 1920 by the French psychotherapist Emile Coué and featuring the slogan “Every day in every way I am getting better and better.”
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a method of self-help stressing autosuggestion, introduced into America by the French psychotherapist Emile Coué c. 1920 and featuring the slogan “Every day in every way I am getting better and better.”
See also: Psychology
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Couéism

Also known as autosuggestion, this is a form of selfhypnosis developed by Emile Coué in 1885 which relys on the repetition of a positive mantra.
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Its grip on the popular imagination was such that a [1922] Daily Express report on suicide could expect its readers to understand that this was a case of "Coueism Reversed".
Coueism was soon exported to America and soon millions of Americans were persuaded to gaze back at themselves in the mirror and repeat: "Every day, in every way, I am getting better and better."
boing) oioa TAPOIOAE (Fr.Polynesia) oioo HOMOIO-OSMOTIC oiue oiuu KOIUUKOSKI (Finland) ooai * EOOAIGEE * (a Tonga Island) ooea * ZOOEAL ch ooeo MEZOOEON (Syria) ooie * BLOOIE (cooie) ooiu GOOIUM (Netherlands) oooi KUNDOO-OIL (coonda-oil) ooua BROOUAGE (sheep-grazing) oouo * OUO-OUO * (in New Hebrides) ouae * EUOUAE * (a trope) ouau * OUAUA * (rainy) haw ouai * COUEISM (Emile Coue) ouia * BEDOUIA (bedouin) ouio * GRIOUIOU * (Morocco) ouoe ADOUOE (Gabon) ouou * COUOUR (cover) ouui * COUUIENALES (quienals) VTs accounted for: 114 (to date * 43; new 71) VTs not accounted for: 11 total 125 Table 5.