Mental health, emotional wellbeing & personal development

Tag: anxiety

The connection between anxiety and memory loss

The connection between anxiety and memory loss

Our memories can be affected when we are under periods of stress or experience some sort of disturbance in our mood. Having a significant anxiety disorder like GAD (Generalised anxiety disorder) can create some of these problems routinely, leaving people operating below their normal level of […]

Tips to manage emotional overload

Tips to manage emotional overload

Times of emotional overload aren’t pleasant. We can feel completely out of control and find it difficult not to act without thinking. When we are highly emotional, we aren’t using our rational minds. Here are tips to help you when you experience emotional overload. Opposite […]

What you didn’t know about worry

What you didn’t know about worry

We worry because we are afraid of uncertainty. Considering that uncertainty is a fact of life, worry is sure to be a major component of our lives. But it doesn’t have to be… What you didn’t know about worry may surprise you. We worry in […]

Tips for managing anxiety

Tips for managing anxiety

Anxiety is a part of life, get used to it. Instead of resisting it, learn to work with it and you will find managing anxiety far easier: Anxiety is normal and not harmful (unless excessive). Worry is not a predictor of outcome. Do you have […]

The reasons why you feel so lost and wiped out

The reasons why you feel so lost and wiped out

People pleasing People pleasing often comes from low self esteem. We don’t like ourselves enough and this increases our need for external validation. We end up running ourselves ragged in an attempt to  feel better about ourselves. Not very clever is it? You will never […]

8 ways to switch off work without feeling guilty

8 ways to switch off work without feeling guilty

The 21st century has given us many technological advancements which make our every day easier. We rely on these during our workday as well as during our free time.   On one hand, it has given us the opportunity to do our daily tasks remotely. The only thing […]

Take the Stress Out of Tech

Take the Stress Out of Tech

There’s no getting around the fact that technology has improved the world, but the impact hasn’t all been positive. Indeed, the rise of smartphones and the internet in general has presented some new issues for society. We’re more stressed than ever before, and while there […]

Anxiety, The Weird Impact It Can Have And How To Address Them

Anxiety, The Weird Impact It Can Have And How To Address Them

Anxiety is kind of a fact of life. There’s no real way to avoid it completely. If your professional life isn’t causing you to feel anxious, you can bet there’s an issue in your personal life that makes you want to scream into a pillow […]