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Stress Management

Stress is the feeling you get when the demands placed on you exceed what you are personally, socially or financially capable of dealing with.

Stress is becoming more and more obvious and can manifest itself in many different ways.  Anxiety, depression, panic attacks, burn out and social anxiety are the most obvious indicators, usually accompanied by feelings of fear, anger and exhaustion.

So whether your stress emerges as one of these illnesses or in an altogether different way, this workshop using powerful and effective skills and techniques, will help you, to be able to cope with challenges and enjoy life.

Key subjects covered:

  • Recognising how stress reduces our ability to live and work effectively with others and decreases our ability to make good decisions
  • Understanding stress itself, pinpointing the sources of stress in  life
  • Learning how to rapidly control and reduce any stressful feelings
  • Controlling and alleviating many of the demands faced that lead to stress by rational thinking and building defences against it

“We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are"

Anais Nin

‎"It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy that makes happiness"

Charles Sprugeon

‎"There is more to life than increasing its speed"

Mohandas K. Gandhi

‎"Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one”

Hans Selye

‎"Life is not a matter of having good cards, but of playing a poor hand well"

Robert Louis Stevenson

"Stress is like spice - in the right proportion it enhances the flavour of a dish. Too little produces a bland, dull meal; too much may choke you"

Donald Tubesing

"If you ask what is the single most important key to longevity, I would have to say it is avoiding worry, stress and tension. And if you didn't ask me, I'd still have to say it"

George Burns

‎"When we long for life without difficulties, remind us that oaks grow strong in contrary winds and diamonds are made under pressure"

Peter Marshall

‎‎"If you don't like something change it; if you can't change it, change the way you think about it"

Mary Engelbreit

"A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety"

Aesop, Fables

"Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look once in a while, you could miss it"

Ferris Bueller

“In times of great stress or adversity, it's always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive”

Lee Iacoca

“The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another”

William James

“There is more to life than increasing its speed”

Mohandas K. Gandhi

“Sometimes it's important to work for that pot of gold. But other times it's essential to take time off and to make sure that your most important decision in the day simply consists of choosing which colour to slide down on the rainbow”

Douglas Pagels

“All pressure is self-inflicted. It's what you make of it or how you let it rub off on you”

Sebastian Coe

“The only pressure I'm under is the pressure I've put on myself”

Mark Messier

 
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