Tagged as: Personal trainer in Mississauga

A Workout for Those Who Don’t Have Time to Work Out

TRX Basic 5 Minute Routine

 TRX Basic 5 Minute Routine A Workout for Those Who Don’t Have Time to Work Out You Need to Work Out I don’t think I need to convince anyone…

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Do You Know How to Pat Yourself on the Back?

Discounting the positives

 Discounting the Positives Do you tend to only see the”bad” things you do? Are you unable to see the positive contributions you make to society? You may be engaging…

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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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STOP USING LABELS

Depression Series 8 Labelling

 Depression Series 8 Labelling How to effectively deal with the cognitive distortion of labelling   Do you “Do You Call Yourself Nasty Names?” “We are our own worst critics.”…

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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

Depression 6 The big 3 Image- 28-2-18

 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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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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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

Personal training in Mississauga

                                          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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