7 ways to help kids manage stress

7 ways to help kids manage stress

We can’t always protect our children from hard things and, in fact, it would be a disservice to do so. Letting our kids resolve low-stakes challenges on their own helps them to build self-esteem and resilience. But, watching them struggle is downright painful.  It’s...
Your guide to creating healing art

Your guide to creating healing art

Art has the power to connect, inspire, and heal us. Not only does creating our very own art allow for meaningful self-expression, but studies show that it can also help in treating depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder.  Whether it’s sketching,...
5-minute mood boosters to try

5-minute mood boosters to try

Despite what your social media feed may tell you, we all have bad days. You know the ones where your mood is low and you just can’t seem to get yourself out of a funk? There’s nothing wrong with feeling down sometimes, but ugh, knowing that doesn’t really make it any...
Aly Raisman shares her go-to mental health kit

Aly Raisman shares her go-to mental health kit

Just like you, I have many ups and downs throughout my days or weeks. I am working on taking things day by day, moment by moment so I can better cope with what I am dealing with. I have been working on finding breaks throughout the day to take a deep breath and...
How to retrain your brain to actually like exercise

How to retrain your brain to actually like exercise

Struggling to find the motivation to exercise? Yeah, I get it and that’s why I’m not here to talk about beach bodies, interval training, or Instagram-worthy yoga poses. As a mental health coach, my goal is to help you discover the positive impact that exercise can...