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From the Wellbeing Workshops for Women series …

Find Your Off-Switch

9.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.  Tuesday 19th June

Bella Vista Conference Room, 172 Fitzherbert  Avenue, Palmerston North

Fee: $89  Registration limited to 30

To register:   Click here

 Target Audience:  Women working in the health-care, legal and finance professions, teachers, managers and administrators, self-employed women, women who volunteer in management or governance roles or any women wishing to improve their resilience and wellbeing.

  • Unable to switch off from work-worries or other ‘looping thoughts’ at the end of the day?
  • Plagued by a myriad of ‘shoulds’ – things on your ‘to do list’ that don’t get done and projects that never get started?
  • Running a bunch of unhelpful scenarios through your head?
  • Using up valuable cognitive real-estate with thoughts, ideas and worries that you want to be able to let go?

Maybe it’s time to find your ‘off switch’ (or get better at using it).  This workshop will introduce you to a number of practical and effective strategies to ‘reclaim your brain’ so you can enjoy greater calm, a clearer head, the ability to be fully present with those around you, more focussed and efficient in your daily work and more able to enjoy your leisure time.

This is a practical workshop, with a mix of tips that will help you ‘turn off’ worry thoughts or an overly busy mind, and strategies that will enable you to maintain the change you want to make.  For the majority of people insight and ideas are not enough to change long-standing patterns, such as worrying and being caught up in a ‘busy-mind’ groove, so a few ‘tips’ don’t really cut it! Instead it is necessary to develop new habits and strategies.  If you have tried making changes with regard to “switching off” from worry and busy-ness before, with little success, this workshop may provide you with some of the ‘missing links’ to make your new ‘off-switch’ habits stick.  

 In this workshop you will … 

  • Explore some of the factors that keep you hooked into worries and busy-ness
  • Learn strategies for ‘unhooking’ from unhelpful thoughts and feelings
  • Learn strategies for addressing obstacles to progress and for maintaining motivation and support as you introduce these changes into your everyday life.