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Are Your Thoughts Generally Positive, or Negative?

Depression 10 Mental Filter

 Depression 10 Mental Filter Why we tend to filter out the positives in a situation and focus on the negatives. Also how to combat this tendency. Pessimism as a…

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It’s Gonna Be Baaaaaaaad…

How to deal with the Cognitive Distortion of "Jumping to Conclusions"

 Depression 7 Jumping to Conclusions How to deal with the Cognitive Distortion of “Jumping to Conclusions”   Do you “Jump to Conclusions?” I’ve been guilty of “Jumping to Conclusions”…

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Negative Thinking and Depression #2: Dealing with Persistent Negative Self-Talk

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 Depression 6 The Big 3 “A discussion of the cognitive distortion of All-or-Nothing Thinking.”   Negative Self-Talk: The Poison Within I care greatly about reducing depression and anxiety for…

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Depression : A Thinking Problem

Depression : A Thinking Problem

 Depression as a Thinking Problem “How we can treat depression by changing our thinking”   How Thoughts Affect Our Mood When we’re thinking unhappy thoughts, we will be unhappy….

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The Chemical Basis of Depression

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 The Chemical Basis of Depression “A brief discussion of why we become depressed, from a brain chemistry standpoint.” How Brain Chemistry Affects Mood Make no mistake, whether you use…

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MODA PILLAR #3: Be Fearless

Be Fearless - Fitness trainer Mississauga

  Be Fearless Today is the third blog in a series on Tony Vassallo’s “9 Pillars of Permanent Weight Loss.” Tony is the creator of MODA nutrition, offering weight loss…

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MODA PILLAR #1: SURRENDER

MODA PILLAR #1: SURRENDER

Surrender “I Unconditionally Yield to Change” This is the first in a 9-blog series on Tony Vassallo’s “9 Pillars of Permanent Weight Loss.”  You can check his website out here: www.ModaNutrition.com….

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THE “MAN ON A NUTRITION MISSION”!

                           The 9 Pillars of Permanent Weight Loss For those of you who don’t know me, my name is Mike MacKinnon.  I’m a personal trainer in Mississauga and the GTA,…

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IF YOU CLING TOO TIGHTLY

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                                          Don’t Cling Too Tightly   “IF YOU CLING TOO TIGHTLY… …you’re gonna lose control.” •38 Special, “Hold on Loosely”   A song from my Middle School days, by a…

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