What is self-care and how do I start?

Deadlines, projects, tests, homework, and family commitments, there doesn’t seem to be enough hours in the day to juggle our endless responsibilities. So how do we make room for everything? Unfortunately, more often than not, the first activities we cut from our schedule are those we enjoy most – yoga, socializing with friends, or maybe … Read more

Is Technology Running Your Life

Have you found yourself mindlessly scrolling on your phone with no idea how much time has passed? Do you compare your life to the lives of the people you follow or are friends with on social media? You’re not alone in this. We are currently living in a technology based world which has its benefits … Read more

How do I know if my teen is struggling?

Being a parent of a teenager today is unbelievably challenging. The ways things have changed with technology have allowed teenagers to be social with everyone and anyone at all times. Along with the positive changes come some difficulties and worries. Teens are now not only being bullied in person but now over text messages and … Read more

Battling Holiday Depression

Being surrounded by people full of holiday cheer and singing to joyous holiday music can be incredibly frustrating for those people suffering from depression during this time of year. You may experience thoughts like “What’s wrong with me….or…My life isn’t that bad why can’t I just be happy like everyone else.” Know that you are … Read more

Lets get rid of the stigma around suicide

We live in a world where the media and people focus on the hate toward one another, rather than focusing on the effects of self-hate. We focus on police brutality and politics, not the fact that there’s an estimated 734,000 suicide attempts each year. We complain about going to school; when most of us are … Read more