Executives are often held back by anxiety In the high-stakes world of executive leadership, the unspoken struggles within a leader’s home can cast a long shadow over their professional success. “Executives are often held back by anxiety,” especially when it’s their loved ones battling mental health challenges. Meet John, a successful executive whose family’s struggles[…]
In 2024, it’s time for a serious commitment to mental well-being. No more procrastination, no more excuses—this is the year to prioritize your mental health with purposeful goals. 1. Begin by incorporating daily mindfulness practices into your routine. Dedicate time for meditation or deep breathing exercises; it’s not about perfection, it’s about consistency. By fostering[…]
In the fast-paced world of today’s academia, parents play a pivotal role in supporting their children’s scholastic success. Understanding and nurturing essential coping skills can significantly impact a student’s academic performance. One key skill is maintaining balance in life, as students often face the challenge of balancing food, sleep, activity, meds, and interactions. Encouraging your[…]
The holiday season approached, casting its enchanting spell on the town of St. George. Yet, for Mia, excitement mingled with the familiar shadows of anxiety. “Why do I have so much anxiety around the holidays?” echoed through Mia’s thoughts. Little did Mia know, a transformative journey awaited. 1. The Roots of Holiday Anxiety In the[…]
It’s like an uninvited guest at the adolescent party. So, what’s behind its appearance? Well, it’s a complex interplay of factors: a blend of genetic predispositions, environmental influences, and the intricacies of modern life.
“Why does my kid have anxiety?” In today’s digital age, it’s not uncommon for children and teenagers to experience anxiety, and it’s crucial to delve into the factors behind it while discovering effective solutions. This article explores a significant contributor to youth anxiety—addiction to screens and digital communication
As we approach a new school year, mental health impacts on the learning environment and fostering emotional resilience and character education in secondary schools takes center stage. In a world marked by challenges, it is our responsibility as educators, mental health professionals, and researchers to ensure that our students are equipped with the tools they[…]
Today’s mental health crisis is still on the rise. Here is one thing for sure to not get your kids for Christmas. Now that black Friday and Cyber Monday are over, many of us are still searching for the perfect gift to make our kids holiday season extra special. My wife and I have eight[…]
We all know the importance of developing and maintaining physical strength throughout the lifespan. It’s time we saw developing and maintaining mental health the same way.
Anxiety Disorder Therapy “I’m terrible, the world’s terrible, and everything’s always going to be terrible.” Have you ever felt this way? If you have anxiety disorder and feel this way regularly, you’re not alone. It’s common; so common, in fact, that Dr. Aaron Beck named this perspective the cognitive triad. It is the basic components[…]