Stress – 10 ways on how you can manage it

Stress – 10 ways on how you can manage it

Stress is something we all deal with at some point in our lives – maybe because it is a normal healthy response in the body to keep us alive and protect us – or maybe because that’s just the way life is. The issue with stress is that we are not meant to be feeling it...
Talking about resilience and dealing with it

Talking about resilience and dealing with it

Resilience has been a buzz word in education and the wider mental health community for a good 6-7 years now. I don’t know how long this will continue but long after the buzz dies down we need to continue to focus on helping people to become more resilient. When we...
Dealing with mental health in high school

Dealing with mental health in high school

The month of October has seen Mental Health Week in WA come and go – and what better focus to have in our first blog post for Armed For Life. Mental health is such an important issue that we need to address at every age and stage of our lives – as some people are...