The current Coronavirus pandemic is causing lots of us to worry about the impact on lives.
It is quite normal to worry about these things in the current climate.
Anxiety is a natural response to perceived danger and can manifest in physical symptoms such as muscle tension, reduced energy levels, and interrupted sleep.
When you find you are worrying more, remember:
In order to reduce levels of anxiety try the following:
Whilst a difficult situation:
Whatever you are doing, remember to take the recommended health advice to stay well physically.
This is a prescribed app. It should only be used alongside a face to face intervention provided by a mental health worker. Check with your local service to see if they subscribe to the app.
Coronavirus (COVID-19): We are not allowing visitors to any of our hospital or inpatient sites in order to protect our patients and staff who care for them from the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). This is with effect from Monday 23 March 2020 until further notice.
New! Call the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Mental Health Helpline if you need help with a mental health problem, but it is not an emergency.
This number replaces 111 for mental health advice in Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire. Learn more…