Mental health, emotional wellbeing & personal development

Tag: happiness

How to emotionally insulate yourself

How to emotionally insulate yourself

There are many ways to emotionally insulate yourself from the blows that life sends you.The suggested strategies can help you to cope when life gets tough. Of course, there is no magic bullet (If I knew that I’d be a billionaire) but these strategies can […]

What are you doing with your life?

What are you doing with your life?

Have you ever thought about the quality of your life and what you are doing with your life? I don’t mean a fleeting thought but rather a serious assessment of where your life is at right now? Life gets so busy that we end up […]

Why is happiness elusive?

Why is happiness elusive?

Apparently, we have never had it so good. We have a higher standard of living than ever before. More people have access to education and medical treatment that previously. We also have better food, better housing conditions, imporved sanitation, career opportunities etc, yet people today […]

Are single people happy because they are free? 

Are single people happy because they are free? 

If you’re single, how do you feel about it? Perhaps you always have a sense you’re missing out on something, especially when you see friends in relationships doing ‘couple’ things, whether that’s going on holiday or enjoying a night out. On the other hand, you might […]

Here’s How To Get Out Of That Rut You’re Stuck In

Here’s How To Get Out Of That Rut You’re Stuck In

Is your life the same today as it was yesterday? Do you look at other people and wish your life was as interesting and exciting as theirs? Do you wake up in the morning with nothing but a sigh and a sense of regret, instead […]

Mental health and humour

Mental health and humour

Mental health and humour go hand in hand. When we nurture a sense of humour and take life less seriously, we can help our mental state enormously. In fact. it would seem that the mental health profession (those in the know) and far more open […]

Financial insecurity contributing to poor mental health for UK workers

Financial insecurity contributing to poor mental health for UK workers

* A quarter of employees are struggling to make ends meet, less than half are satisfied with their current financial situation * Two-thirds say mental health and wellbeing affected by personal job security (66%) * 90% of young people say their mental health is affected […]

Real wealth means less not more

Real wealth means less not more

The route to happiness isn’t having more, it’s having less. It’s true, real wealth means less not more. We live in a consumerist society that tells us that the more we have and the more choices we have the happier we will be. This isn’t […]