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How to use breathing to calm anxiety

✨BOX BREATHING ✨⠀ ⠀ 🧘🏼‍♀️Evidence is gathering supporting the use of breathing techniques for stress & anxiety management. ⠀ ⠀ 📦I find box breathing a particularly useful technique as I can guide patients quickly through it – I’ve been doing this even on the phone with patients in the recent climate. ⠀ ⠀ 📦It’s apparently… Continue reading How to use breathing to calm anxiety

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Book Review – Tiny Habits by BJ Fogg

I thought it was time for some non-COVID related content. Here's the first of a few book reviews I will be sharing. Since getting Audible I've managed to 'read' more which I've loved. Going back to the book I read longest ago which I haven't reviewed, the video below covers Tiny Habits by BJ Fogg.… Continue reading Book Review – Tiny Habits by BJ Fogg

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Why gratitude works!

Hi Guys, Following from last week's blog I want to talk about why gratitude exercises work. I also want to point you to my IGTV series on sharing gratitude during lockdown. Thanks everyone who voted in my stories poll where I asked what you wanted to see this week, continuing gratitude practices won hands down!… Continue reading Why gratitude works!

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Gratitude for Positivity

This week I wanted to share something that is helping me to keep positive during this pandemic – a daily gratitude practice. This is something which, if you find is helpful, would be something that you could keep up and practice for your wellbeing long after the lock down has ended. https://youtu.be/z-r8SeOinrw I do talk… Continue reading Gratitude for Positivity

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Wellbeing during COVID-19 lockdown

Hi everyone, I hope you are all well. This week I recorded a couple of videos in the hope they provide you with some useful, actionable tips to keep as well as possible, physically, mentally and emotionally during the current lockdown. Here they are: https://youtu.be/5Q8xFncag1U https://youtu.be/JiSYUgW4DC8   Do let me know how you get on… Continue reading Wellbeing during COVID-19 lockdown