Mental Health Awareness- 10 Ways to Boost Mental Health and Relieve Stress

Hello Loves,
It’s the end to the week and a start to the weekend. Was it a great week? Or is it the start to a great weekend? well it depends on your mental health status!! The way we do things and our behaviors are shaped by our mental health status. Healthy minds create healthy thoughts and shapes our behaviors accordingly. Therefore if you are mentally well then by all means you will feel better physically, contribute more to society and maintain healthy behaviors. It is important to acknowledge or recognize when someone around us has a mental health problem as early detection and treatment can save them from further treacherous behaviors. The simplest of things or events may push someone to the edge or so close that they develop anxiety attacks, panic attacks, sleeplessness, sweat, irregular body temperature, withdrawal from others, incoherent speech, salad talk, attraction to dangerous behaviors. Mental health education and awareness should be taught in school to everyone, as well as posters should be everywhere to encourage maintaining good mental health. After all it is vital to our success in life so many shortcomings can be attributed to a break down or shift in routine without any source of support.

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Mental health and Counseling knows no color so no matter what your ethnicity there is counseling available for you. Even more so the diversity of today’s society will even afford you a mental health counselor of the same skin or online counseling service without face to face interaction.
10 Ways to Boost Mental Health and Relieve Stress
1. Be open and accepting that things will not always be perfect.
2. Create an awesome team of people as your friends/source of support.
3. Maintain healthy loving relationships-everyone needs love.
4. Talk about issues or situations which are bothersome.
5. Know and understand the limitations of your fears.
6. Eat foods which promote health and wellness.
7. Incorporate at least 30 minutes of exercise in your day (walk is good).
8. Get enough sleep- believe it or not insufficient sleep impacts functioning.
9. Create balance in your life and work.
10. Be aware and avoid stressful situations, seek help at the time of the onset or shortly afterwards.

Ensemble:-looking good means feeling good
Jersey sweater dress~ BCBG Generation
Blue faux fur vest~ Designer Consigns Atlanta
Blue pointed heel boots~ Charles David
Blue bow purse~ Kate Spade
Silver San Tropez jewelry~ Traci Lynn Fashion jewelry
Lip gloss~ Lip gloss by MAC
It is certainly true that when you are feeling good then you are going to look good as good mental health is wealth so create healthy friendships and remember having a friend means being a friend.

Spotted at Footprints Cafe in Lawrenceville GA, Sunday Evening Jazz with Radio Dj Rene Miller
Let’s focus on increasing mental health awareness in our communities…….thanks for stopping by

πŸ™‚ Simply Jyune πŸ™‚
Your fashionable School Psychologist and Blogger

Living in a circle






20121219-052459.jpgHey Lovely Peeps,
Happy December 19th, a lovely morning indeed…… I must say I’ve been thinking and it seems as if life is like living in a circle. People often do things they say they won’t do, even after swearing off on them. Relationships that ended most times rekindle. Marriages often end in divorce sometimes quite painfully, then the couples realize how much easier it is to live with each other than with out each other and they end up back together often remarrying. Some people say the same things in different ways every day. Some people hope for change yet they live with fears of improbability. Living in a circle often because people are not honest with themselves, care more about others than for themselves, living with the hope that with time things will change. People often need to realize though as humans our minds controls us therefore if they don’t truly believe then change is improbable and they will continue their life living in a circle. Change is evident only when people know what they want, they focus and they work towards those goals or else they will be displeased with their outcomes and continuously live in a circle whilst blaming others for their own shortcomings.

My Black on Black fun day ensemble:
Sheer Black painted face blouse~ Michelle’s NY
Black leggings~ Michelle’s NY
Black Studded open front cardigan~ Michelle’s NY
Black lace up club shoe with buckle~ Steve Madden
Hot pink chain bag/oversize bow~Deux Lux
Lip Color~ Christian Dior
Gold earrings ~ Lauren
Sunnies~ Vintage

Thoughts control actions, good thought processes are most likely to produce great results, while distorted thought processes will have people living in a circle. Thanks for reading my blog…..
Simply Jyune