Even as a psychologist, I have a highly stressful life that can be hard to manage. Having a busy practice and two children with chronic illness... my list of stress is long and has been for several years. My stress level is something I am constantly working to manage, yet often doing rather poorly. Personally, … Continue reading Healthy gut.
All the hard work without seeing results is very hard on the person. Please know that putting in the work, even if you are not seeing the results you want, is still benefiting you for the long term! Here are some ideas to consider when you don't seem to be getting any results despite putting … Continue reading Reasons you may not be losing weight.
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Self-care is something often neglected, another thing you may think you do not have time for. While exercise and healthy eating are part of self-care, it is important to expand self-care into relaxation, downtime, self-exploration, trying new things, etc. Unfortunately it is all too easy to get into the habit of treating ourselves with negative … Continue reading Make self-care a habit.
It can be hard to stick with healthy habits, because the results are not always noticaeable right away. Weight loss takes time! To truly begin to notice results we need to think in terms of weeks, not days. Evaluating habits after doing them for 4 weeks will give a much better assessment of success than … Continue reading Stick with your healthy habits.