How to Improve Your Social Health: Friends, Family, and Colleagues

Maintaining Healthy Social Relationships is Crucial For Your Well-Being (Image Source: Shutterstock)

What is Social Health?

Ability To Interact With Others And Form Healthy Interpersonal Relationships (Image Source: Shutterstock)
  • Practice self-care such as meditation and journaling.
  • Find what makes you uncomfortable and draw boundaries.
  • Take time out for your health.
  • Avoid smoking.
  • Eat well, and stay hydrated.
  • Reach out and stay active in your community. It’s the best way to build a network!
  • Catch up with old friends and family. Sometimes people forget to be the first one to text or call. It’s alright to be the one to reach out, your friends and family want to hear from you.
  • Be friendly and offer support to those who need it. Extend a hand before you are asked for it, and take the initiative instead of waiting for someone to do so first. Give gifts and be kind.
  • Volunteer where you can and join groups where you can talk to like-minded people about your favorite hobbies. Social media is a great place to find these groups, but make sure to not get stuck behind the screen. Look for groups that offer in-person activities.
  • Do not try to keep up with people who don’t want to keep up with you. Toxic social relationships will only drain you mentally. That’s not what we’re aiming for. Because in the end, these abusive relationships will hinder you from developing healthier ones.
  • Work on your posture and improve your communication skills. Small gestures can make a big difference.

Why You Need to Stay Connected

Through Relationships, You Will Learn How To Cope With Grief And Negative Thoughts (Image Source: Shutterstock)

Social Wellness and Social Anxiety

  • childhood trauma
  • negative life experiences
  • prolonged periods of isolation
  • Isolation in childhood
  • unaddressed mental health concerns
3 Ways to Beat Social Anxiety! — Kati Morton

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