Stress has the same overwhelming side effects as many other mental conditions. Stress can make one feel unmotivated, sad and tired. Be strong and do your best to fight stress. This article will give you tips that will show you how to better handle stress.
Think about the feelings you get when you are calm if you feel stressed. You can envision yourself in a body of water or bath and imagine the water whisking your stress away. Another trick is to close your eyes, breathe deeply and think of a calm scene. A calm scene might involve sitting on the beach or walking in a flowery meadow.
Create a statement that is brief, positive and true that will assist you in redirecting your thoughts and coping with your stress. By repeating this affirmation you can quiet your self-critical voice that adds to your stress. You might tell yourself you can overcome the current problem, to calm down, or whatever helps you cope in an adaptive manner.
You can avoid much of your stress by ensuring that everything you have is in working order. Think of three things in your life that could use repairs, then fix them! By doing …