Christmas can be a painful time whether it’s your first year without someone who has died, or you were bereaved long ago.
We know that facing Christmas alone, or whilst grieving, can be a daunting prospect. One of the things […]
How can coping tools help relieve panic attacks? Especially since most panic attacks feel like they come out of the blue, even though there is usually some sort of trigger. The trigger could be that you are getting anxious about having a panic attack. And why wouldn’t you be? They are one of the most […]
Think about this for a while.
If you could give out one piece of advice, what would it be?
Not that easy to answer but when it gets boiled down, maybe the answer is to just listen to your own thoughts, your own judgements and go with your gut feeling. It is within you […]
We Blame Ourselves For Having Depression
We often find that we blame ourselves for having depression. We have thoughts such as ‘I only have depression because I lost my job, which was all my fault’. Or ‘if I wasn’t so lazy my depression would go away’. If we mull it over long enough, we can […]
8 tips to keep a marriage happy
There’s no perfect marriage. Even couples who say they are happily married go through ups and downs, occasional fights and misunderstandings. But many end up with divorce not because the love is gone but because they wait until it’s too late to get the help necessary to save […]
How to be productive at work while suffering with depression
Mental health problems such as depression are one of the leading causes of absences and productivity issues among employees. In 2010, a survey conducted by the UK IDEA (European Depression Association (EDA) revealed that 26 per cent of people in the UK have depression, and […]
Have you ever wondered why national anthems are played before international football games or after Formula 1 Grand Prix? Why do protesters chant their wishes? When listening to some music you can […]
Does one thought lead into a whole stream of negativity until it becomes so big that it seems to become the truth?
While sticking your fingers in your ears may help you, here’s more ideas to think about that might be more useful……..
As a […]
Here’s a quote from Winston Churchill:
“When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened.”
I have found it to be […]
TED Talks are a collection of inspiration speakers who have an alternative way of approaching issues, problems and difficulties in our society today. The individuals are from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, countries and all manage to convey sometimes complex ideas in brief (maybe ten minute) chunks of time. If you find yourself with a […]
- Ideas on how to cope at Christmas while coping with a bereavement December 4, 2019
- 10 coping skills to help with panic attacks November 1, 2019
- Things to think about to know yourself better September 27, 2019
- Coping with depression August 29, 2019
- 8 tips to keep a marriage happy August 5, 2019