Journaling for Mental Health

Getting started with journaling can be really intimidating. Fortunately, it's actually easy. Your job is just to poke around in your brain a little with the goal of working on your mental health. When you sit down to write, don't panic. Journaling is nothing like the SATs. No one is grading them or even LOOKING … Continue reading Journaling for Mental Health

The Ugly Bullet Journal: A Practical Organization System for Increased Mindfulness

I am a hot mess, but I used to be worse. A few years ago, I would miss the opportunity to renew my food stamps applications because I threw the notice on my desk and then just forgot about it, leaving me without food money for a month. I would miss work deadlines because I … Continue reading The Ugly Bullet Journal: A Practical Organization System for Increased Mindfulness

Going Away to College (When You Have Depression and/or Anxiety)

Understand that this is going to be a big life change. Even if it’s positive and you make lots of new friends and have a great time, it will still cause you stress, which can still trigger depression. Prepare for it just in case.Register with disability services. If you have a diagnosis, find out what … Continue reading Going Away to College (When You Have Depression and/or Anxiety)