To Survive or Thrive

Surviving or Thriving with Prostate Cancer, it’s your choice! To Survive or Thrive, it’s my choice! My view from the prism of prostate cancer.It is interesting to note the different outcomes which occur when using and believing these words and the corresponding belief systems underlying them. I responded to another post recently with a similar …

Overcome Situational Depression

How to Overcome Situational Depression

Situational depression, also known as adjustment disorder, is depression caused by your response to stress or loss. When a situation is particularly difficult to cope with, you can develop stress related responses: e.g. racing thoughts, insomnia, anxiety, etc. If you can adapt to the new situation, or adapt the situation to cause us less stress, …

Don't Let Fear Hold You Back

Don’t Let Fear Get In Your Way

Fear is a powerful, primitive response that is supposed to alert you to a threat. That threat can be physical, psychological and even imagined. Unmanaged fear is an underlying cause of stress and anxiety, but the good news is that it can be addressed and used positively. There is a huge range of fears. There …

You Can't Feel Good When You Think Bad

How Do You Deal With Anxiety and Depression?

You Learn How to Deal Effectively With Stress Yes it’s actually that simple. Learn how to deal with stress effectively and you won’t have to deal with anxiety and depression. But what if you’re already anxious and depressed? It’s not too late! Learning how to deal with stress will hugely improve your depression and anxiety. …