VAE stands for Validate, Affirm, Encourage
This Acronym was developed by Dr. Jennifer Marks, Clinical Psychologist during therapy visits as a mnemonic device to help people remember that through validation, affirmation, and encouragement, they may improve their self esteem, better communicate, set better boundaries, and cultivate healthier relationships,
VAE apparel is not just stylish but serves a greater purpose. It is psychoeducation and affirmation that you can wear. Each piece features a positive message that can teach others how to treat you or remind you how to treat yourself.
Dr. Marks encourages her patients to post reminders and affirmations around the house. It's a life-hack that can help you get back on track when your mind gets distracted from your goals. VAE home goods are stylish reminders for your home so that you always remember to VALIDATE, AFFIRM, & ENCOURAGE yourself and those around you.