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Window of Tolerance

Window of Tolerance

Have you ever had a moment where you felt too tired to think? Or when you had a difficult time connecting with your emotions? Perhaps you’ve felt overwhelmed to the point of needing to “do something?” If you’ve felt any of these feelings, it may be possible that you...
Practical Support – A Resource List

Practical Support – A Resource List

In preparing for a talk I gave, I was tasked with pulling together some resources to help out many who are vulnerable and impacted by COVID-19. Many who never had to access resources before, are now needing to do so. Here at Optimum Joy, it’s important for us to...
Managing Boredom

Managing Boredom

Anybody struggling with restlessness? As the shelter at home remains in place, my family and I have noticed that we are ordering way more take out food than usual. What is your restlessness vice? Snacking? Binge eating? Reaching out to an ex? Vegging on TV? Biting...