Setting Realistic Expectations During Challenging Times

Coping Skills For When We Experience Fight, Flight Or Freeze

Coping Skills For When We Experience Fight, Flight Or Freeze

We are living in a time where things have changed, and have changed rather quickly. Our WAFs (worries, anxieties and fears) seem to be much more present, and many of us are experiencing worries and fears that we haven’t ever…

Emotional Intelligence and COVID-19

Emotional Intelligence and COVID-19

Relationships are often strained by stressful, emotional events. Bob Vandepol, MSW, reviews how taking inventory of your emotional intelligence can help ease the strain on relationships.

How to Shift Your Perspective During Stressful Times

How to Shift Your Perspective During Stressful Times

In these challenging times, our focus often narrows and we may get over engrossed in our problems. Kevin Neumann, LMSW, CAADC, offers ways to shift your perspective.

Two Recovery Slogans to Remember During Times of Uncertainty

Two Recovery Slogans to Remember During Times of Uncertainty

As our world recommends that all of us make significant changes in our way of thinking and acting in response to the Coronovirus, I see similarities to what individuals with addictions face when pursuing a life of recovery. In recovery…

Resilience Strategies During A Pandemic

Resilience Strategies During A Pandemic

Bob VandePol, MSW, reviews resilience strategies that have been shown to help people cope when faced with highly stressful life events like the current COVID-19 pandemic.

Effective Crisis Leadership During COVID-19

Effective Crisis Leadership During COVID-19

In the face of COVID-19, all eyes look to leadership to define the course of action. Bob VandePol addresses how leaders can control how they lead and that will stand the test of time.

Five Ways to View Coverage of the Coronavirus

Five Ways to View Coverage of the Coronavirus

News reports about the coronavirus outbreak together with speculation that it could become more widespread, is making some people anxious. Here are some tips to help you manage your anxiety, put news reports in perspective and maintain a positive outlook….