Here is a list of healthy behaviors and tips for weight loss from Harvard University. Many of these are the things worked on in therapy for weight management. They are great to keep in mind, consider, and re-consider throughout the weight loss process... https://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/10-behaviors-for-healthy-weight-loss-2018102415074
The way you talk to yourself has a huge impact on general well-being, satisfaction, meeting goals, and living up to your potential and desired life. Learning positive self-talk takes time after years of negative thinking patterns. Be patient, catch yourself when being negative, and actively work to change negative self-statements to the positive. It may … Continue reading Self-talk.
I am always disheartened to hear how much negative self-talk people engage in on a regular basis. Unfortunately, this is a regular talk with patients in my practice. Of course I can be guilty of this too! But, along with years of working on my physical and psychological health, I have really worked on changing … Continue reading Practice self-love.
Depressed and anxious moods can really wreak havoc on a healthy lifestyle. It is very hard to find the motivation to engage in healthy behaviors when feeling emotionally unwell. Yet, it is those healthy behaviors that will actually make you feel better! This is the difficulty of mental health and makes it a tough cycle … Continue reading Boost your mental health.
While diet and exercise are certainly self-care behaviors, there are many more areas of ourselves important to nurture for overall wellness. Check out these balanced self-care ideas from tiny buddha! Consider adding one or two of these into your daily routine to exercise other parts of your body and mind! https://tinybuddha.com/blog/45-simple-self-care-practices-for-a-healthy-mind-body-and-soul/