Blog on emotional well being and personal development

Tag: anxiety

Don’t give away your power

Don’t give away your power

Don’t give away your power, it will weaken you over time. How do we give away our power? We do it without even realising it many times. Others want us to do things their way. They try manipulation. This can come in the form of […]

Healthy minds unhealthy society

Healthy minds unhealthy society

There is plenty of evidence that shows how anxiety and depression rates worldwide are on the increase. Despite antidepressants and therapy, the stress that the population of Earth experiences continues to grow. Maybe depression and anxiety are healthy responses to an unhealthy society? Perhaps, people […]

I’ve lost my way

I’ve lost my way

“I’ve lost my way” is something I have heard many times over the years from friends and clients alike. I have lost my way too at various stages in my life. Part of life is feeling lost and if you’ve never felt lost you must […]

Thoughts about stress

Thoughts about stress

  Thoughts about stress Stress costs the economy billions and it’s not gong anywhere. Stress is increasing and it a major cause of absence from work. When stress isn’t dealt with effectively, it can lead to severe anxiety and depression. If we all took the […]

Anxiety and unhelpful behaviours

Anxiety and unhelpful behaviours

  Anxiety and unhealthy behaviour   Suffering from anxiety or any emotional disorder doesn’t make you a bad person. The negative thoughts and emotions can lead us to engaging in unhelpful behaviours that end up maintaining the anxiety instead of diminishing it. Our unhealthy behaviour […]

How to cope with loneliness

How to cope with loneliness

  How to cope with loneliness Loneliness is a growing problem. It’s ironic when you think about the fact that there are so many people on this planet. How is it possible to feel lonely when there are so many of us? Loneliness doesn’t care […]

Making worry work for you

Making worry work for you

Photo by Giorgio Montersino Making worry work for you Worry is a persistent and uncontrollable chain of thinking that mainly focuses on the uncertainty of some future negative or threatening outcome. During this thinking process a person rehearses various problem-solving solutions but fails to reduce […]

The main causes of anxiety

The main causes of anxiety

The main causes of anxiety Avoidance As long as you avoid your fears, they will continue to exist as they go left unchallenged. There is no reality testing going on and the threat remains. When you avoid situations that cause you anxiety, you will be […]