mental health

How Your Acts of Kindness Can Make a Big Difference in the World

Kindness is a simple concept, yet incredibly impactful. Your acts of kindness can make a big difference in the world, making it a better place. It has the power to drastically improve your well-being as well as that of your family, friends, acquaintances, and strangers you meet on the street every day. The world could use some extra kindness right about now.... Read More...

5 Science-Backed Ways to Boost Your Happiness

Everyone’s mental health journey is personal and unique, but sometimes it helps to hear from someone else what worked for them. Here are the top five changes I made in my life that helped me boost happiness and improve mental health. ... Read More...

Well-being: Why Being Happy is a Serious Business

Being happy is a serious business, isn't it? Ever felt like focusing on being happy was pretty self-indulgent? That it shouldn’t be the main concern when you have so many other things on your plate? And anyway, won’t it be there waiting for you just as soon as you pass those exams, get that raise or get rid of a few extra pounds?... Read More...

4 Simple Lifestyle Changes to Improve Your Life

Our wellbeing should be at the heart of all that we do. We are living longer and working harder than ever, and yet we still try to fit in all the things that we love, which can lead us to complete exhaustion. Combined, this can mean a burnout is on the horizon, and that our mental health suffers as a result. Thankfully, taking a step back and slowing down is all that many of us need to recuperate. You can enjoy life again, and you can improve your outlook; all you need to do is focus more on your health and wellbeing, and to make these 4 simple lifestyle changes starting today.... Read More...

How to Boost Your Willpower & Improve Self-Control

The number one obstacle between us and the things we want in life or the circumstances we hope to change is our mind - especially, the willpower and self-control we exercise with it. Tackling them is the first step to enhancing the quality of life overall. Check out these following techniques to improve your willpower and self-control:... Read More...

Why the Little Things are a Big Deal

Today I want to talk to you about being mindful of the little things. When was the last time you sat down with a drink and were present in that moment? Not fretting about something, chatting away or on your phone with your nose glued to a screen?... Read More...

How to De-Stress With Some Fun Activities

Stress negatively impacts our lives. While time helps stress pass, there are fun activities that can help alleviate stress much quicker. These activities will help with stress management and make tough situations a lot easier. Whether alone or with friends, there are certain things you can do that will improve your mental health. Having fun whilst recharging your batteries will help you achieve your goals in life as you embrace the peace of mind that comes with fun activities. ... Read More...

It’s Time to Put Emotional Fitness on The Curriculum

I often worry about the younger generation and all the pollution they have to take care of. The seas, the air, the digital landscape: nothing is easy about navigating those issues, and we still don’t teach resilience, mental strength and emotional strategies at schools – right where they SHOULD be taught. Emotional fitness is your best armor against all of life’s challenges. When you’re emotionally fit, there’s nothing that can throw you off course because you’ve cultivated the inner-strength to block difficulties from infiltrating your mission and affecting your purpose.... Read More...

5 Effective Ways to Boost Your Emotional Resilience

Emotional resilience is that indefatigable quality that allows us to adapt to challenging, stressful or unforeseen circumstances and bounce back, rather than fall apart. It’s what enables some people to persevere in the face of significant setbacks and roll with the punches, while others fall at the first hurdle. Think of it as both a preventative and protective mental armor.... Read More...

Can Yoga and Psychedelics Improve Your Mental Health?

Americans saw yoga and psychedelic drugs as equally valid routes to spiritual fulfillment and mental health. As the San Francisco Oracle put it in 1965: “Yoga and psychedelics. Different means, same end.”  Supple bodies were related to healthy minds. Many felt that tripping out and artful poses led to new perspectives.... Read More...

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