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Gratitude and Joy - 15 Ways to Show in the Holidays

As a mental health therapist, I understand the importance of showing holiday gratitude and joy. This can be even more impactful at this time of the year. It serves as an antidote to the often hectic and commercial aspects...

5 Mental Health Challenges to Look for in Children Going Back to School

Back To School Time is Here! It's back to school time and as a parent or guardian, you want this time to be fun and your child to look forward to it. The transition back to school can be...

7 Important Ways Entrepreneurship and Mental Health Connect

How To Stay Resilient How are entrepreneurship and mental health connected? This question may never have crossed your mind. If you run your own business or are thinking about running one, it’s an important question to consider. The truth...

Social Anxiety: 5 Ways to Relax Around People

Many people feel nervous and uptight around others. First - let’s get this out of the way. It’s normal. There we said it. Now that we have acknowledged that social anxiety should be normalized, we can move on. For...

Tips For Living with Social Anxiety

Social anxiety disorder, sometimes referred to as SAD, affects millions of people all over the world.  According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, “SAD affects 15 million adults or 7.1% of the U.S. population.” Believe it or...

Considerations in Navigating Gender Identity

What is gender identity? What is gender dysphoria? How about gender questioning? If you have ever asked any of these questions or something similar, this post is for you. Below, we’ll explore the considerations in navigating gender identity. Keep...

Moving Forward with Anxiety: You're More Than Your Bad Thoughts

Is there life after anxiety? Yes! You are more than your bad thoughts. In this post, we'll provide tips to help you move forward despite your anxiety. Coping with anxiety can feel like an impossible task. This is even...

What Is The Difference Between a Fear and a Phobia?

Fear and phobia are words that people sometimes use interchangeably. There are differences. For example, you can be fearful without having a phobia. Let's look at the differences between the two and what distinguishes them. Fear vs. Phobia -...

5 Subtle Signs of Mental Illness in Children that Every Parent Should Know

While it’s something parents likely don’t want to talk about, mental illness does impact children of every age. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as many as one in six children under the age of eight...

How to Manage Situational and Chronic Anxiety

If you're reading this, you're likely feeling overwhelmed by anxiety. First, please understand that you're not alone. Anxiety is a common reaction to stress that's very normal.  It can be triggered by various situations, from an upcoming review at...