Are There Upsides Of Chronic Illness?

Are There Upsides Of Chronic Illness?

If you’re dealing with a chronic illness, then you’re not alone. According to the National Health Council, around 133 million Americans suffer from some kind of chronic illness. That’s more than 40% of the population! And even if you don’t currently struggle with...
The Benefits of Getting Outside

The Benefits of Getting Outside

Because we’re lucky enough to live in Cheyenne, Wyoming, we have access to all sorts of outdoor adventures. From hiking at Blair Wallis to rock climbing at Vedauwoo to fishing at Curt Gowdy, there’s no shortage of opportunities to get outside and enjoy the fresh air....
Bored? Here’s How To Combat It

Bored? Here’s How To Combat It

Right now, it can sometimes seem like the options are to either be more busy (and in more unexpected ways) than we’ve ever been, or to be almost unbearably bored. Some of us may experience both extremes in the same day. And to top it all off, lots of us are...
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: What Is It?

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: What Is It?

What Is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, And How Can It Help Me In My Life? When you hear the word “therapy,” what first comes to mind? Is it an image of someone lying on a couch, telling their woes to a bespectacled psychologist? Is it questions like “how does that make...
The Benefits Of Good Sleep

The Benefits Of Good Sleep

Why Getting 7-9 Hours A Night Is Vital To Your Physical And Mental Health Psychologists and health professionals all over the world recognize how important it is to get a good night’s sleep. In fact, it’s pretty much universally agreed that sleep is one of the pillars...
Dealing With Seasonal Affective Disorder

Dealing With Seasonal Affective Disorder

We all know that in Wyoming, the late winter months can become a bit gloomy. With the cold weather, high winds, and early sunsets, it’s easy to let the months of January through May turn into a bit of a slog. But every once in a while, the slog can turn into a...