Stuttering in Mainstream Media – Blog 8: Stuttering as a Lifeguard and Swimming Teacher

Growing up people always said to me that I could never be a teacher because of my stutter. I never understood this and I always questioned them saying why would my stutter hold me back? They never had a valid point to make in their answers and it led me to challenge their assumptions. Roll …

A New Perspective on Self Esteem — Self Development

Fortunes have been made by so-called self help gurus on the topic of self esteem. Hundreds of books have been written and countless others touch on the subject in way or another. I have to admit, I haven’t read any of them. Every thing I’ve ever learned about self esteem was through my own process… via …

There is magic in positive thinking—always think positively! — Motivation & Environment

It is widely believed that fate influences the outcomes of many activities in our lives; but so does positive thinking too…we are told that “whatever will be, will be”; that our destiny is out of our control…but history has proven that the size of one’s happiness and success depends a lot on the size of …

Joe Rogan and Kevin Hart – Positivity Podcast

Hello and Welcome to Sweeney's Blogs! In today's blog, we are going to talk about The Joe Rogan Experience podcast with Kevin Hart on Youtube. I haven't reviewed any podcasts on the page before as I have only just started to listen to them but they are something that I want to do more of. …

Stuttering in Mainstream Media – Blog 6: James Earl Jones

Did you know that Darth Vader's actor had a stutter? The man behind one of Hollywoods most recognisable voices was mute for nearly eight years! These two facts alone help paint a brief insight into the pain that a stutter can cause a person. A stutter affects more than just your ability to speak, it …

How To Stop A Panic Attack: Tips From A Lifelong Sufferer —

If you suffer from anxiety, you have probably wondered at some point how to stop a panic attack. Panic attacks are often one of the most frustrating things that anxiety-sufferers have to deal with. Even if you don’t have panic disorder (i.e. seemingly random panic attacks that happen unexpectedly), most anxiety sufferers have panic attacks …

Mental Health Can be Everything and Everywherel

People and indeed the world itself are forever evolving/changing. As times move on the way that we do things and even the way we think develops and evolves. Everything that we do has an effect on us as people and on our Mental Health as a result. As this effect happens the questions still stands: …