Life & Stuff · Mental Health

Positive Mindset Shifts for Uncertain Times

During the time of the Coronavirus outbreak, we're all feeling very afraid and uncertain. But this isn't a new feeling. We all go through periods of uncertainty that make living our everyday lives hard.Here are some general (and some specific) ideas about how to shift to a positive mindset during uncertain times. Focus on the now… Continue reading Positive Mindset Shifts for Uncertain Times

Life & Stuff · Mental Health

Catastrophising: What it is and how to stop

Catastrophising is when you "view or present a situation as considerably worse than it actually is." I do this a lot! As someone with anxiety and who has been through depression many times, I've been told this term in my CBT sessions. That a common thing for us to do when low or anxious is to… Continue reading Catastrophising: What it is and how to stop

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Changes and New Beginnings (Podcast)

No matter where you are or who you are, things will change. It's the only guarantee in life. Having the right mindset around changes and transitions is the only way to find happiness in new beginnings... Click to play!   Thanks for listening. Don't forget you can follow my podcast on Apple Podcasts and Spotify… Continue reading Changes and New Beginnings (Podcast)

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Podcast: Patience Will Save You

"Right now, you're just planting seeds. It may not look like much, people might look and not understand what you're doing, but one day you'll look over that field and realise that a beautiful rose garden has bloomed. And it was all worth it in the end for that wonderful view." Click to play!  … Continue reading Podcast: Patience Will Save You

Life & Stuff · Mental Health

Defence Mechanisms: Our Armour

Defence Mechanisms are what do we do to protect ourselves from vulnerability, judgement, pain, fear, and shame, but at the risk of meaningful connections, success, growth, true happiness and freedom. They can become our armour, knowingly or not, that we carry with us out in the world for protection from harm. Let's discuss these further… Continue reading Defence Mechanisms: Our Armour