While having anxiety around “normal” situations, such as test-taking or public speaking, tends to go unnoticed or forgiven, there’s plenty more that goes under the radar and that isn’t willfully acknowledged. Some anxiety symptoms can become all-consuming. Excessive. They can interfere with your daily life on the basest level.
The most powerful way to combat anxiety is to consistently work on building your resilience and mental strength. Along the way, you’ll learn to appreciate or even welcome certain kinds of mistakes for all the new information they bring you. In this article you will find six daily exercises I use to build resilience and mental strength:
This year has been unlike anything most of us have seen. I could list here all things wrong in the world, but do we really need a recap of that? We have plenty of reminders of what’s bad in the world. Now more than ever is the time to destroy stress. It's time we get aggressive with our self-care. Eating well and exercise is a staple of self-care. But we need to go beyond that.