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mental health

Your Eight-Week Meditation Challenge

by Heather Mearns

Meditation has many benefits including decreasing anxiety and improving sleep quality. Today, when feeling stressed is all too often the new normal, improving your meditation practice can be key to decreasing your daily stress. Meditative breathing activates the parasympathetic nervous… Continue Reading →

Recovered from COVID-19? Now What?

by Kristy Hegner

Tips for Individuals Who Have Recovered From COVID-19 If you have been diagnosed with COVID-19 and are now in the recovery stages, you may still be recovering from the side effects from the actual virus. Once you have recovered from… Continue Reading →

How to Take Care of Your Mental Health When Re-entering the Workplace During the COVID-19 Pandemic

by Maya Munot

As many of us re-enter the workplace in a time where the COVID-19 outbreak continues, it’s normal to feel some tension and worry about not knowing if anyone (i.e., your colleagues, managers, etc.) has had the virus or has been… Continue Reading →

How to Maintain Your Social Relationships During Quarantine

by Maya Munot

Research has found that during quarantine, you may experience feelings of stigmatization, fear, anxiety, depression, loneliness, anger, frustration and boredom. Reaching out to people you trust is one of the best ways to reduce the negative emotions you may be… Continue Reading →

How to Support Your Mental Health During a Crisis

by Jessica Malen

With social distancing, quarantine and isolation becoming commonplace during this uncertain time – that is the COVID-19 crisis – feelings of fear, anxiety and depression can increase. Read on for healthy ways to cope with these emotions and other common… Continue Reading →

How to Build Your Resilience During a Crisis

by Maya Munot

Build Your Resilience: Overcome a Crisis, Foster Personal Growth and Improve Your Health! Have you ever heard of the word “resilience?” It is defined by psychologists as the process of adapting well in the face of adversity, trauma, tragedy, threats… Continue Reading →

Men: Your Mental Health Matters

by Kristy Hegner

Depression is a complex medical condition not to be taken lightly. Read on to learn how to recognize symptoms of depression and get help for yourself or loved ones. Movember is a time to bring awareness to men’s health, including… Continue Reading →

Try These Positive Stress-Management Techniques

by Megan Van Hoet

Regardless of age, gender, race and socioeconomic status, stress affects everyone in some degree. Personal, cultural, technological and physical stress can take a toll on your daily routines. However, not all stress is bad. We can experience eustress, or positive… Continue Reading →

Make Your Mental Wellbeing a Priority

by Jessica Malen

Mindful Ways to Ease Stress and Why Not to Ignore Your Mental Wellbeing Many of us tend to ignore our mental wellbeing. This month, we’re encouraging you to take a more active role in how you feel – and have… Continue Reading →

Five-Senses Mindfulness Exercise

by Megan Van Hoet

Stressed out? Can’t stop worrying or thinking about something? Can’t focus? Feeling upset? Sometimes we feel like we’re caught in a tornado of thoughts and emotions. The exercise below is a quick and easy method for feeling more centered on… Continue Reading →

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