Self-Care Guilt (And Why You Should Let It Go)

Self-Care Guilt (And Why You Should Let It Go)

  |   Anxiety, Mental Fitness, Mental Health, Mental Wellness, Self care & Self love   |   No comment

Feeling guilty about not practicing enough self-care or like you’re not doing it right? Go ahead and take these off your list of things to worry about.       We’re living in difficult times. There’s COVID itself and the many losses that have come with it. There’s burnout...

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8 Ways Healthcare Workers Can Reduce Stress

  |   COVID RESOURCES, Healthcare Employees, Healthcare Workers, Reduce Stress, Stress, Workplace   |   No comment

Dr. Reena Kotecha and Dr. Chris Willard offer a collection of quick tips to help other healthcare professionals rediscover moments of calm and self-care, even during a grueling work day.     BY CHRISTOPHER WILLARD AND REENA KOTECHA   This year has been uniquely intense and challenging for...

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4 Ingredients for Human Well-Being

  |   COVID RESOURCES, COVID-19, Health, Health Awareness, Well-being, Wellness   |   No comment

Feeling trapped inside? Or completely anchorless? A psychologist explains how we can intentionally build more freedom, structure, and connection into quarantine life.   Photo by Tierney / Adobe Stock   During my first day of graduate school to become a psychologist, a wise, mischievous, provocative professor said...

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A Word of Caution Before Returning to the Gym

  |   COVID RESOURCES, COVID-19, Well-being, Wellness   |   No comment

♠ Researchers in South Korea traced over 100 positive coronavirus cases to an exercise class ↓ A preponderance of online yoga classes, at-home workouts, and concerns about the “Quarantine 15” (seriously, do not worry about weight right now) suggest that the pandemic has not dampened the public’s interest...

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Here’s Your Happiness Shopping List

  |   COVID-19, Healthy eating, Healthy Food Choice, Healthy foods, Recipes   |   No comment

♣   These feel-good foods are better alternatives than inhaling a sleeve of ultraprocessed crackers.   I get it. You’re stressed. And you want a bag of Doritos.   My svelte outdoorsy friend who hasn’t eaten crackers in decades just texted that she consumed a whole comforting cylindrical packet of them...

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4 Ingredients for Human Well-Being

  |   COVID RESOURCES, COVID-19, Well-being, Wellness   |   No comment

Feeling trapped inside? Or completely anchorless? A psychologist explains how we can intentionally build more freedom, structure, and connection into quarantine life.   ↓   During my first day of graduate school to become a psychologist, a wise, mischievous, provocative professor said to us:   Human suffering is often about freedom...

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