Mental health is physical health. I preach that a lot on my social media because, simply put, it's true. At the risk of sounding educational and writing this like a school paper, I want to inform you of just a few things. Mental health is physical health. I said this already. Got it. But knowing … Continue reading Mental health is just as important as physical health
Is This Our New Normal?
Is this the new normal? There's no way to know that, but there is hope in knowing that this virus will die down. One thing that is important to remember: if we want to flatten the curve, we have to listen to the guidelines given to us. There are a lot of people out of … Continue reading Is This Our New Normal?
I wrote about mindful meditation pretty recently (click here to read it), and to continue on with the topic, diaphragmatic breathing is essential in meditation. I've learned so many different techniques to reduce stress, anxiety, and depression in school so I feel it's my duty to pass them on to you, too. Diaphragmatic breathing can be … Continue reading Diaphragmatic Breathing
I've been taking a class in school on stress management and it's honestly helped me realize a few things about myself: I'm more stressed than I ever realized, I need to practice self-care more, and I need to start meditating. The first thing I used to think when I would see the word 'meditation' is … Continue reading Mindful Meditation