Aromatherapy has been used for centuries all over the world, you only have to consider how a simple smell can take you back to a joyful moment in your life.
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We all wear masks. They hide our pain, our fear, our anxiety, our shadow selves. They hide our true feelings. What might happen if we keep them on? What might happen if we remove them?
Made popular in the Western world by Gary Craig, this amazing technique has thousands of case studies where people have healed emotional, physical and mental illnesses. I have found in my own practice that EFT used alongside coaching provides a powerful therapeutic intervention.
Embracing grief doesn’t mean getting over, or letting go of the person you lost, it means you just let yourself be.
From childhood and throughout adulthood our thoughts, behaviours, beliefs and values are shaped, they sit in our subconscious mind. These brain programs are the foundation to everything we do, how we think, what we say, and how we act. For the most part this is helpful, however, our primitive brain will continue to use information that is not reality, and no longer helpful. It … Read More How to stop your brain hijacking your happiness
When we take pleasure in the things that bring us joy, the things that make us laugh, smile, or sigh with heartfelt warmth, that is the simplest form of gratitude. Gratitude brings many gifts to our lives; which could be beneficial to one or more of emotional, spiritual, physical, and mental health and wellbeing. Showing and feeling gratitude can occur at a subconscious level, or may … Read More The Gift of Gratitude
When did you stop noticing the wonderful things around you, within you, and beside you? When did you stop dancing? If you’re life is mainly rushing by at a 100 miles an hour, and you’re somehow just not content or happy with you lot, my friend, you need to explore the wonderful world of mindfulness.
Most of us are not getting enough sleep, but it’s more complex than you might think. Some of the facts around sleep, and its role on our health and wellbeing, are still a mystery, even to scientists. The Daily Mirror reported that one survey found that “Nearly a third of the population are suffering from insomnia which is affecting their health”. This survey of … Read More Sleep: Are you getting enough quality zzz’s?
In our busy lives it’s easy to get out of balance. We may focus too much energy on a particular aspect of life, whilst not paying enough attention to the other important areas of life. This is known as our ‘life balance’ This week’s blog takes a peek at the warning signs when life balance is not in play, and gives a practical tool for you to … Read More Finding Life Balance
You don’t have to be a super hero or have special powers to build your resilience, you just need a little know-how, and a lot of the right mind set. I’m going to talk about resilience from two angles here, the ability to bounce back when you’ve taken a knock in life, and the in-the-moment resilience when you hit a stressful or scary situation. … Read More Super Charge your Resilience