Show 203 - Emotional Self-Care Tips

I feel like I am between a wall and a hard place. I want to describe options that you have when it comes to treating the diagnosed version of an anxiety condition or disorder. 

I really don’t want to tell folks what to do with two exceptions, don’t give up and don’t kill yourself. 

But this is a bad week in a string of bad weeks. We need some re-enforcement. So here are some emotional self care tips to hold us as we intentionally move forward.


If you need support contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255, the Trevor Project at 1-866-488-7386 or text “START” to 741-741.

Resources Mentioned: 

Jo Burgess from Life Sorted suggest monitoring your internal dialogue in a post called Simple ways to practice emotional self-care and transform your life. 

A Compassionate Guide to Anxiety During the COVID-19 Pandemic Part 1: Understanding Why We Are so Anxious Right Now

There is also a collection of 25 books via A Mighty Girl on helping our younger beings understand what is going on and how to deal with it. 

Marquita Herald, of Emotionally Resilient Living post on Why You Deserve to Make Emotional Self-Care a Priority. One of those tips is to understand that it is ok not to be ok.

Steven Jacob post about how he embraced Self-Care Is Not a Luxury: How I Learned This as a Brown Guy

Jane Taylor's Habits for Well being post on 22 Ways to Practice Emotional Self-Care and Letting Go 


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