Meditation: A Simple, Fast Way To a Better Performance

If there’s one new habit you should consider adopting, then it is meditation. Meditation is simply practiced focus and concentration. Here, you will put yourself in a quiet environment and then focus on clearing your mind of distracting and unwanted…

Warning Signs of Having Emotional or Mental Health Problems

Warning Signs of Having Emotional or Mental Health Problems

Not all people are familiar and aware about the warning signs of having emotional or mental health issues and problems. For those people who want to know and learn about the warning signs of having emotional and mental health issues…

Best 6 Tips to Ease Emotional Pain and Live Happier

Best 6 Tips to Ease Emotional Pain and Live Happier

Have you ever stopped for a minute to think about what emotional pain brings along? It is true that, at the beginning, the stage of grief does not comfort us, but we must know how to turn the page. Physical…

The Concept of Compassion in Psychology

The Concept of Compassion in Psychology

Compassion-focused therapy (CFT) is a form of psychotherapy developed by Paul Gilbert for people struggling with shame and self-criticism. It is an integration of ideas concerning: Jungian archetypes; evolutionary approaches to human behavior, suffering, and growth; neuroscientific and cognitive-behavioral ideas…

Understanding Emotional Intelligence

Understanding Emotional Intelligence

Emotional intelligence (EI) refers to the ability to perceive, control, and evaluate emotions. Some researchers suggest that emotional intelligence can be learned and strengthened, while others claim it's an inborn characteristic. You may have heard frequently about how important is…

Put an End to The Psychic Vampire Attack

Put an End to The Psychic Vampire Attack

We usually call energetic vampires those people who - sometimes intentionally - drain your emotional energy. They have profiles that monopolize us with their negative emotions, to the point where they discharge our energy leaving us exhausted, with headaches and…

8 Stress Increasing Bad Habits To Reconsider

8 Stress Increasing Bad Habits To Reconsider

There are many factors that influence stress, and we cannot control them so easily. However, the way we react to those situations can have a strong impact on our stress level. Therefore, how we react to certain situations or circumstances…

Win the Combat Against OCD and the Dark Side of Your Mind

Win the Combat Against OCD and the Dark Side of Your Mind

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is a mental health disorder that affects people of all ages and walks of life, and occurs when a person gets caught in a cycle of obsessions and compulsions. Obsessions are unwanted, intrusive thoughts, images, or…

How to Stop Putting Pressure on Yourself

How to Stop Putting Pressure on Yourself

Being serene and efficient, meeting standards and cultivating our individuality - seems to be the first objective when you want to attain a certain level of performance. We are overwhelmed, harassed, exhausted with everyday life problems that we strive to face…

How to Overcome And Use Criticism To Your Advantage

How to Overcome And Use Criticism To Your Advantage

If you are one of those who are said to be getting upset often rather than seldom, you are probably having a very bad time with comments about you or your actions. However, the criticisms are beneficial because they make…

The Philosophy of Being Happy: How to Make the Most of It All for Bettering Your Life

The Philosophy of Being Happy: How to Make the Most of It All for Bettering Your Life

As we grow up, we tend to become more and more introspective and to seek the meaning of our lives and the happiness within - from self-inflicted suffering and pain as a virtue to the state of permanent happiness as a…

Forest Baths to Decrease Your Cortisol Level

Overly Stressed? Make Use of Forest Baths to Decrease Your Cortisol Level

Excellent news for nature lovers: the forest does us good and it is science that says it. Sylvotherapy or tree therapy is a recognized medical practice in Japan. In the Japanese forests, there are therapeutic paths for travelers to take…