Jun 052011

The level of spirituality we hold with ourselves is one way in which we establish some wellness of mind.  Spirituality, on any level, is a way to cleanse the mind and refresh the soul.  Wellness is not only about the mind, though.  It is a state of our whole being.  Wellness is a state of mind, body, and soul.

Hypnosis and Meditation are good ways to achieve wellness for your mind.  It provides you with the opportunity to reflect on the inside, to relax, to regroup.  It gives you a chance to listen to your inner voice without the clutter of life around you.

The mind is a complex mechanism, and it can become overpowered and frazzled if we don’t give ourselves time to care for it.

Our mind works through various stages of operation, known as brainwaves.  As we pass through times of our day and activities therein, our brainwave activity changes. Through these varying degrees of brain activity, our brain rests itself, and is therefore able to manage all of the information we collect.

When we don’t allow time for this process to occur, through rest and relaxation, our mind cannot continue in a state of wellness, just like our bodies can’t be healthy and well without rest.

Some techniques we can use to energize our minds include breathing techniques, music, and aromatherapy. These things allow us to reflect on our day, and give our mind an opportunity to rest and replenish itself.

It is important to regularly make time to sustain our mental wellness, even as we make every effort to maintain our physical wellness.   Even the smallest thing, like listening to some soothing music, or relaxing in a warm bathtub will help your mind relax and re-energize.