Posts

, , , , , , , ,

Managing Depression

How do you know if you have depression? Low mood is common.  Covid lifestyle and lockdowns mean that low mood is much more likely in more people, because we are limited in what we can do, how we can do it and our normal strategies of keeping…
, , , , , , ,

Managing Anxiety

How to chose an anxiety management tool? You might read articles about anxiety and how to manage?  I hope you read Clinical Psychologists (Dr) and Psychotherapist's (Dr and other qualifications) entries as these guys are the specialists.  GP's…
, , , , , , , ,

25 press ups for 25 days challenge - men's mental health

What was the 25 press ups for 25 days challenge? Do, 25 press ups for 25 days. Simple. Nominate someone new each day to take up the challenge.  The aim was to raise awareness for men’s mental health, anxiety, ptsd and suicide in particular.…
, , , , ,

Are you really Listening?

Who am I to tell you? I have worked in the mental health field across London for the last 15 years.  I predominately worked with teenagers and learned ‘on the job’ about how to be a therapeutic listener initially.  Reading about…
, , , , ,

Positivity vs Reality (be kind)

Mental health - A person’s condition with regard to their psychological and emotional well-being. (Oxford Dictionary) ‘Positivity’ - 'The practice of being or tendency to be positive or optimistic in attitude (Oxford Dictionary) ‘Reality’ The…