VIRTUAL WELLNESS EVENTS FOR SUMMER 2021
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Meditation can reduce stress and anxiety, increase confidence, and help to improve focus. Consistent mindfulness meditation practice can make a world of difference; try a beginner mediation to get started!
- Advice from a Buddhist Monk on How to Start a Successful Meditation Practice
Informative article with tips from Toronto-based "The Urban Monk" on tips to get started with meditation
- Guided Meditations - The Chopra Center
Free guided meditations with unique themes. A great place to start a daily meditation practice
- Best Free Online Guided Meditations for Beginners - Yoga Journal
Includes video links to six free guided meditations for beginners
- Free Audio Resources for Mindfulness Meditation - Mindful
Explore three basic mindfulness meditations
- Guided Meditation Audio: Listen for Free - Fragrant Heart
Fragrant Heart has many free resources to help begin meditation and mindfulness practice
- We're Here For You - Headspace
Download the Headspace app with a multitude of free meditations, or utilize hundreds of articles to help promote daily mindfulness
Grab your pens and pencils, colouring is a creative mindfulness activity that can help with anxiety and stress management.
- Colouring Pages for Adults - Just Colour
Discover 1,500+ free adult colouring pages in a variety of art styles to download in PDF to print
- Color Me Ph. D
Learn about science and engineering while you colour! Each colouring page at Color Me Ph. D. is based off of current research performed by Ph.D. students and faculty
- Free Adult Colouring Pages - Art is Fun
Art is Fun has tons of free printable colouring pages as well as resources for art lovers, crafting ideas, and more
- Adult Coloring Book - Healing From Burnout
Free printable PDF coloring book for adults for mindfulness and relaxation
Exercise from the comfort of your home; try strength-based workouts, online dance classes, yoga and more
- Douglas College Virtual Fitness Classes
Douglas is now hosting virtual fitness classes via Zoom. You must register for classes 48 hours in advance using registration links.
- Head to Toe Workouts Playlist - CBC Life
- How to Exercise At Home: The 50 Best Free Online Workout Resources - Make Your Body Work
- Free Online Yoga Classes Playlist - Yoga Download
- Online Video Library - Barre Fitness
- Free Online Dance Classes - Skill Share
- Free Online Dance Classes - Learntodance.com
Eating healthy is important for your well-being whether you are at school or at home. There are many easy and nutritious recipes out there; be creative and fuel your inner foodie!
- Gratitude Journal - Greater Good Science Center
Step-by-step instructions to get you started with gratitude journaling which has been shown to boost mental health and well-being.
- How to Begin Journaling for Stress Relief - PsychCentral
This article offers ideas on how to get started with journaling intend to provide stress relief.