If you feel butterflies in your stomach when meeting new people or just shopping in a busy store… try to focus on the ‘future moment’ and leave behind the anxiety of the ‘present moment.’ Everyone is confronted with situations outside their comfort zone. If feeling nervous and anxious happens in everyday run-off-the-mill situations, that may […]
The Meaning of Life: Happiness, Success, Compassion?
Have you ever asked yourself, “What is the meaning of life?” It’s not just philosophers, it’s everyone who should wonder about the purpose of life. Let’s stop for a moment and reflect about what makes us “unique”, instead of just living a “normal” life. Those who follow their own life’s principles report a greater sense […]
How to Supress Unwanted Thoughts
We’re bombarded by thousands of thoughts each day. Most of them are neutral and tend to fade in the background. Others are positive thoughts that we welcome with open arms. However, some of our thoughts are negative and repetitive. These are unwanted thoughts; thoughts that we’d rather not think about. These unwanted thoughts can cause […]
10 Mental Health Hacks You Didn’t Know You Needed
It can sometimes be hard to find time to take care of yourself. Fortunately, there are several simple, outside-the-box ways to prioritize your mental health, even if you’re short on free time or money. So the next time you’re feeling stressed out or anxious, the NEO Chi Institute invites you to consider trying one of […]