Deep breathing and meditation are still the main ways to cope, but here are a few additional tips. We've mentioned this before, but Adult Coloring Books are a great way to engage your clients and help them to maintain a calm state of mind. We have a book of coloring copies in Julie's office if you want to borrow some from there. Animal, jungle, floral, and Zen-inspired mandalas are popular right now; and there are many colored pencil options. Julie also told me to coat your finished product with vegetable oil to make it translucent, and it works!Dr. Alfonso DiCarlo recently presented a Stress Management workshop at the office. He started with the statement that your body can last 150 years — as long as you eat fruits, vegetables and proteins that are NOT man-made. It was an interesting slide show presentation, and you can check it out at wellnesssecret.com. His office is C.A.F.E. of Life Chiropractic, Inc.
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