In 2002, I worked with a behavioural psychologist. We were conducting HR training programs for corporates in Bangalore. She used to suggest various behavioural therapy techniques for controlling anger. Punching pillowsTearing newspapersDrawing vigorously until the paper tearsThrowing things at wallsBreaking paper cupsScreaming out loud in a closed roomLet out your frustration at a photograph of a person you are angry with I was sceptical about this technique and asked her why she … [Read more...] about Punching Pillows Isn’t a Good Strategy to Control Anger
Do you struggle with sleep? Are you tired during the day, as you only slept 4 hours last night? Sleep deprivation has become an epidemic in our society. It affects everyone from college students to work-from-home executives. But why do we get so little sleep? And how can we fix it? I've studied research by experts who specialize in sleep disorders and insomnia. They've shared their secrets for staying asleep throughout the whole night. In this article, I'm going to share their top 10 tips … [Read more...] about 10 Ways To Stay Asleep Through The Whole Night, From Specialists
Reflexologists recommend that you relax before going to bed by doing a few minutes of reflexological massage. Consult with the foot massage chart as you go through these 15-minute foot reflexological massages that correspond to different parts of the feet. 1. Relax the entire body, starting with the toes and working upwards, until you feel completely relaxed. Then focus on relaxing the muscles in your legs, back, arms, hands, neck, jaw, face, and scalp. Finally, concentrate on breathing … [Read more...] about A foot reflexology hack that helps with deep relaxation and to sleep better
Do you find yourself stressed out at work? Are you constantly worried about deadlines? Does working long hours make you feel guilty? Work pressure stresses us out. It makes us anxious. It makes us angry. It makes us tired. It causes us to question whether we're really living. It leaves us feeling trapped. All too often, we get caught between the demands of work and the demands of home. Between the pressures of deadlines and the expectations of family members. Between the needs of … [Read more...] about How to handle stress and work pressure using kundalini meditation techniques?
You may have heard about the "stress chemical" known as cortisol. It's often considered a bad thing because it is one of the main chemicals triggered by experiencing stress, but this hormone has many other roles and does much more than just start a person's "fight or flight" instincts. What Is Cortisol? Cortisol is produced in your adrenal glands, on top of each kidney. The adrenals produce hormones that help you deal with stressful situations. When you're stressed out, your body releases … [Read more...] about Stress Chemical Cortisol – What It Means And How Meditation Helps To Control It