By Sharon Wagner
If you’re already dealing with mental health challenges, COVID-19 likely added an unwelcome amount of pressure to your life. But whatever obstacles you encounter amid the pandemic chaos, replenishing your emotional energy stores and addressing your mental health needs are positive steps. Start restoring your inner peace with these tips from Zomnir Family Medicine.
Indulge Your Emotions
The bottom line is that it’s okay to feel overwhelmed, stressed, sad, or even happy during a pandemic. Realistically speaking, no emotion is a bad thing — it’s how you handle those feelings that matters. Choose healthy ways to feel those big feels, and you’ll be far better off.
Self-care may sound trendy and self-indulgent, but it’s one of the healthiest things you can do for your mental state. Doing things you enjoy is rewarding on its own, but taking a break from the stress of life can do wonders, too.
Get Professional Help
As beneficial as sitting with your emotions and addressing self-care can be, there are times when professional help is crucial. Check in with your emotional and mental state, and don’t hesitate to seek support when you feel overwhelmed.
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