You’re awful! You treat yourself like crap! And it’s because of the way you think. So many of us were taught how to take care of ourselves physically through diet and exercise, being active, living life to the fullest. But not too many were taught how to think healthy thoughts. In fact, some of us … Continue reading The A-Word: Anxiety – Stinking Thinking
I wanted to post a short announcement to make all of my readers aware that I’m moving the On The Couch Blog to a self-hosted website that is connected to my private outpatient practice. Moving forward you can find my blog here: On the sidebar of each page as well as along the bottom there … Continue reading On The Move!
"What're you so anxious about?!" "Just think happy thoughts" Riiiiight! Just about everybody struggles with anxiety in some form or another. This is going to be a multiple part series on anxiety in its different forms and coping skills for dealing with yours. This post I'll unpack the basics of what anxiety is and give … Continue reading The A-Word! Anxiety: The Not-So-Silent Killer
You need a vacation! Me too!! The impact that day to day life can have on us can really add up. And when that happens, it's time to get away from it all. There are multiple benefits that can come from taking a vacation every now and again. I had a lot of fun being … Continue reading Get Outta Town!: Podcast Interview About the Mental Health Benefits of Vacations