Top Ten MentalHealth Articles

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Here are the top ten articles for the Mental Health Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Emotional Autopilot
If your life feels flat; if you struggle with feelings of emptiness and boredom, you may be going through life in autopilot. You may have pushed your emotions away due to lack of emotional validation in childhood. But don't worry, you can fix it! Follow these tips for a more rewarding life.

2. Five Steps For Finding Your Personal Power
Everyone has Personal Power, but not everyone knows it. Here are five steps to identifying where your Personal Power lies, owning it, and letting the world see your true strength.

3. Take the Emotional Neglect Questionnaire
What is Childhood Emotional Neglect (CEN)? Since it is so invisible and unmemorable, how can you know if you have it? Take the Emotional Neglect Questionnaire, and find out if your parents responded enough to your emotional needs as they raised you.

4. Should We Cure The Cause Or The Symptoms
Many of us are experiencing the debilitating effects of chronic anxiety, stress and depression. Have you ever wondered what the deeper meaning of those symptoms are related to?

5. Sleep Hygiene Quiz
Sleep hygiene is an assessment of how good your sleep is which is the foundation of good mental health. Take this short quiz and find out for yourself.

6. Gaining Perspective Of Thoughts
There always seems to be something vying for our attention. We cary so much around in our heads that it can make it difficult to actually deal with what is in front of you. When we are overwhelmed with our thoughts we are unavailable to what is actually happening.

7. How Do Your Thoughts Affect You
Our thoughts are constant. and we are mostly unaware of them. We become oblivious to how they are affecting us. There is a culture of blame at large that says we should think positively and good things will happen to us, however I feel that can be damaging if experiencing mental health challenges.

8. Subtle but Powerful Childhood Emotional Neglect
Childhood Emotional Neglect is like the white space in the family picture. No one notices it or remembers it. Yet it quietly saps the joy from the adult lives of legions of people. Here's what it is, why it's so invisible, and why it has so much power in our adult lives.

9. Why Is Saying 'No' So Difficult?
Saying 'no' can be liberating, however many of us find it too difficult. Saying 'no' to things that would otherwise make you feel resentful is a strength, and shows that you value yourself. So why is it so difficult?

10. Qigong, Tai Chi, Mudras, and Mantras
Qigong and tai chi are both meditative practices that use different movements to tap into inner energy. Tai chi is a practice of qigong, but it is performed with movement, and sometimes, a partner.



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