Whether you are afraid of failing in school, letting down your loved ones, or not living up to the dreams you set for yourself, here are three ways to overcome failure. Take a moment to think about your fears. Halloween is long over, but what w[...]
To improve your self-esteem, it is extremely important to learn to accept the negative as well as the positive, and not to dwell on negatives.
There are a great many different interpretations of self-esteem. Some think it is tied to popularity,[...]
Even in this modern world where society is so connected thanks to social media, it’s easy for our clients to feel left out.
Do you have aging parents? Or do you work in a facility where you look after senior citizens? If you do, you might have [...]
Through it all, it is important to remember that there is always hope.
Living with mental illness can be incredibly tough. For individuals with depression, it is especially tough when they are going through a depressive episode. This is a perio[...]
There is no single “best” way to work through grief, but it is a good idea to get support from wherever you feel comfortable.
Grieving is your natural response when you experience a significant loss. The grief process is different for everyone.[...]
But even if we don’t realize it, unhealthy habits can damage even our most treasured relationships, especially with significant others.
Think back to when you first met your spouse or your partner: that rush of excitement every time you had the[...]
October is National Sensory Processing Awareness month.
October is National Sensory Processing Awareness month. Parents, therapists, and other caregivers help kids deal with this disorder every day, but few people actually know what Sensory Pro[...]
Thousands of people cope with schizophrenia every day.
Thousands of people cope with schizophrenia every day. As with many other types of mental illness, there is quite a bit of misinformation surrounding schizophrenia. These stereotypes are of[...]
Millions of people deal with seasonal affective disorder each year.
Millions of people deal with seasonal affective disorder each year. As the daylight hours get shorter and it’s dark out most of the time, it can have an adverse effect on your [...]
Everyone has to deal with stress at some point in their lives.
Everyone has to deal with stress at some point in their lives. Whether it’s your job, school, family, health, or something else, you will need to know how to deal with it constructi[...]
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