Are you keeping a stiff upper lip at the expense of your wellbeing?

Does your dad, brother, son, uncle, husband or partner know that he doesn’t have to take it all on his shoulders? Do men feel able to talk freely about how they feel? Are they aware of the risks of bottling everything up and not giving themselves an outlet to work through their fears?

With the stigma of mental health for men being a significant barrier, we as a society have a responsibility to help men recognise that it is OK to seek support when they feel the chips are down or that they are taking too much on. At the very least mean need to know it is OK to take regular time out from the fast pace of life.

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How Can Essential Oils Help Shift Our Mood?

Our feelings and ultimately our mood come in response to what we see, smell, hear, feel, taste, think or have experienced in the past. Rebecca Louise Kelly shares how using essential oils can help shift our mood by accessing the limbic area of our brain where our emotions and behaviours are stored.

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The minds of men: the frightening facts & what we can do about it

As a male working in the holistic world of therapy, transformation coaching and healing, the mental health of men is something that is close to my heart.

In this blog, I’ll touch on the raw facts of male mental health. I’ll explain what can be done to encourage men to speak up or seek support, and how we can help here at Haelan Therapy. If you think this blog might be useful to someone in your life, please feel free to forward it on to them.

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