I'm going out on a limb somewhat here but bear with me. So, it was World Mental Health Day last Friday. A wonderful, empowering day that is getting more and more people opening up about their emotional wellbeing (I have a problem with the Mental Health tag but that's just me, probably a generational thing).… Continue reading Keep Moving – Just Not Necessarily Forward
'Do you run programs like these? Looking for every negative in the situation? Or maybe you look for every excuse not to do it?'
You've probably been doing this for years haven't you? We'll unfortunately there isn't a magic pill or technique to turn it off instantly... However... if you are willing to start with using just 5 minutes of your time a day in to practicing a positive exercise for stilling the mind things will begin to shift.… Continue reading Does Your Self Talk Go Something Like This?
Back in the early noughties a football manager here in the UK coined the phrase 'bouncebackability' in reference to his team's ability to 'bounce back' from adversity. I can't remember if he was praising said ability or looking for that characteristic in his players, either way the term soon stuck in the UK football world… Continue reading Resilience – The Art Of ‘Bouncebackability’
A Good Night's Sleep If like me you consider yourself lucky that at soon as your head hits the pillow you can drift off quickly but also are you like me in that on waking in the morning you still feel as if you need a good caffeine hit to get you going? Then you… Continue reading Having Trouble Sleeping? Then Read On MacDuff
Interesting article on depression and how we were sold the myth so big pharma could rake in the profits Big Think Article
Social media expert Gary Jones invited me on to his podcast to talk a little about what I do in my therapy and coaching work. I thought is was going to be audio only so apologies for the naff lighting at my end!! I hope you find it interesting and that it gives a small… Continue reading The Grow Show with Gary Jones