Life Transitions

10 Ways to Overcome Loneliness


Loneliness can be challenging, but there are many strategies to overcome it and connect with others. Here are 10 ways to overcome loneliness. Join clubs or groups: Find communities with shared interests such as book clubs, sports teams, hobby groups, or volunteer organizations. Meeting regularly with like-minded people can help you build connections. Attend [...]

10 Ways to Overcome Loneliness2024-03-13T13:52:26-05:00

10 Reasons Why You May Feel Lonely Even If You Have Friends


Feeling lonely despite having friends is a complex and common experience that can be influenced by various factors. Here are 10 possible reasons why you might feel this way: Lack of Connection: You may feel disconnected or misunderstood by your friends, leading to a sense of loneliness even when surrounded by people. Superficial Relationships: [...]

10 Reasons Why You May Feel Lonely Even If You Have Friends2024-03-08T14:25:32-06:00

10 Signs of Emotional Maturity


Emotional maturity is about your ability to understand and manage your emotions. An emotionally mature person has reached (and continues to work at reaching) a level of self-understanding with regard to their thoughts and behaviors and then decides how to best approach and cope with situations that might otherwise be trying or challenging. Being [...]

10 Signs of Emotional Maturity2024-01-05T16:26:29-06:00

10 Tips To Become More Self Aware


Developing self-awareness is a powerful journey of understanding oneself, one's emotions, and the impact one has on others. Here are ten tips to help you become more self-aware: 1. Practice Mindfulness: Engage in mindfulness activities, such as meditation or deep breathing exercises. This helps you stay present and aware of [...]

10 Tips To Become More Self Aware2023-10-09T11:37:17-05:00

Understanding Emotional Maturity


Emotional maturity is like a compass that guides us through the choppy waters of life. It's that inner quality that helps us navigate challenges with grace and connect deeply with ourselves and others. But how do we really know if someone is emotionally mature or still on the path of [...]

Understanding Emotional Maturity2023-08-09T17:49:11-05:00

Postpartum Mental Health Challenges for New Moms


While many women welcome the birth of a new baby as a joyous occasion, some develop depression as the hormones change drastically in the body. It is usual for moms to experience bouts of depression starting within two days of the baby’s birth and lasting about two [...]

Postpartum Mental Health Challenges for New Moms2024-03-20T17:59:42-05:00

Seven Stages of Accepting a Newly-acquired Disability


In the next 10 minutes, 498 Americans will become disabled, according to the National Safety Council. This number continues to grow annually as advances as medical advances occur. The most common reasons for disability include problems with the musculoskeletal system and hearing and vision loss. These individuals often go through [...]

Seven Stages of Accepting a Newly-acquired Disability2023-02-06T12:43:22-06:00