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Positive | change, uncertainty

Managing Your Mind: A Toolkit for Coping with Coronavirus Uncertainty

Although coping with uncertainty can be difficult, there are always things we can do. Over the last few weeks, Positive have had a number of requests from organisations looking for support with navigating the challenges associated with coronavirus. We have therefore put… Read more
Positive | attention, distractions, focus

Focusing in a World of Distractions

Focus has been described by Daniel Goleman as ‘the hidden driver of excellence’ [1]. We can’t perform at our best if we can’t manage our attention. It is also inextricably linked to our psychological wellbeing. It’s not just our productivity that stands to suffer if… Read more
Positive | GDST, Positive Schools, Schools

Positive and the GDST: Learn Without Limits

Cheryl Giovannoni, CEO of the GDST, joins Positive’s Dr. Brian Marien and Dr Sinead Devine-French to introduce the latest phase of the Trust’s partnership with the Positive Group, and reflect on the benefits already seen in GDST schools. Read more
Positive | mindset, stress

The ‘S’ Word: Why we need to change the way we think about stress

What do you think of when you hear the word ‘stress’? For many people, the word has overwhelmingly negative connotations: poor health, premature ageing, even early death. Whilst educating people on the dangers of stress is undoubtedly important, the downside… Read more