Are you feeling anxious, worried, panicked, scared or lonely? Those feelings are a normal reaction to the very abnormal situation we are all in, due to the COVID19 pandemic.
In times like these, our anxiety and fear increase because there is so much uncertainty. The mind wants to believe that it is in control, and that life is predictable. When things don’t go as planned, the mind “freaks out” and we can be deluged with emotions.
In February, I found it difficult coming to terms with the fact that my long-awaited trip to China had to be cancelled. Of course, I lost my desire to go due to the break out of the coronavirus; I wanted to stay healthy. Yet, I was also disappointed and sad at the change in plans. I was also feeling deep grief for all those sick and dying from COVID19, and afraid of what lay ahead. As you see, we humans are multifaceted and quite capable of feeling many and mixed of emotions.
Physical Distancing, Irritability and Feelings of Isolation
Now that we are physically distancing and staying in place, we are more aware than ever of the uncertainty of the future. People are stressed because of health and financial concerns. When we are stressed, we get irritable and those close to us are most affected. Couples are finding it challenging to regulate spending so much time together. Some are finding the old saying, “Familiarity breeds contempt” to be true, which leads to an increase in relationship conflict.
Traumatized by the COVID19 Pandemic
Whilst tending to my own feelings and listening to clients, I have become acutely aware of how people are being extremely psychologically impacted by the COVID19 pandemic. Many of you are having trouble relaxing, and are reacting by reaching for food, alcohol, or other unhealthy ways to comfort yourself.
Others are obsessively worrying – we worry about getting the virus ourselves and then spreading it to loved ones and vice versa. It is not surprising we are having anxiety dreams, nightmares, and problems sleeping.
I want to help you feel better – please click here to accept my FREE Guided Meditation created to assist you cope with the impact of COVID19 ($29.99 value).
It is my heart’s desire to help you during this time of stress and uncertainty. As you have honored me by sharing your inner struggles, I’d like to offer you a gift. I have created a COVID19 Guided Meditation in the hope that it will ease your mind, strengthen your body, and soothe your soul. If this meditation gives you a glimmer of peace, calm, or hope, I have fulfilled my purpose.
I truly believe that you will benefit greatly – both psychologically and physically – from listening to this Guided Meditation as you cope with the Coronavirus (COVID19) pandemic.
The Psychological Benefits
- Learn to accept and grieve disappointments and losses
- Normalize feelings of overwhelm, confusion anxiety and fear
- Develop a positive mindset to not only cope but thrive
- Practice gratitude
The Physical Benefits
- Lowers blood pressure
- Resets nervous system
- Improves immune system and overall well-being
Please listen to the COVID19 Guided Meditation repeatedly for the best results. You can listen to the mp3 to relax or to help you go to sleep. If you find it beneficial in anyway, please let me know. I welcome your feedback.
I hope to help as many people as possible with this Guided Meditation; please share it with your friends and family, near and far.
May you be healthy; may we all be healthy.
P.S: If anyone is out there feeling isolated and lonely, I’d like you to know that you are not alone. People care. We are all in this together.