Environmental

Environmental wellness is experiencing daily living in harmony with the environment. This includes living and working in pleasant, safe, and stimulating environments.

 


5 Question Quiz to See if Patients Want to Cut Tobacco

Ever wonder if someone wants to cut out the tobacco? Take this quick quiz to see if you know how to ask! 1. You're talking to a patient and ask...

5 R Questions to Help Patients Be Ready to Cut Tobacco

Ever tried motivating someone to cut tobacco use but not sure if they are ready? Find out using these five easy steps:  1....

A Prescription to Rest

We all want to stay healthy, happy, and resilient. So, how can we do this? Health and happiness require checking in with yourself to assess your...

A Quick Tool to Help Choose Nicotine Replacement Equivalencies

You’ve got a busy practice, full day, and need to cover cutting out tobacco. You’ve gone through the 5As and the 5Rs and NOW your patient wants to...

Gardening as a Stress Reliever

Today on the vlog we have Mady Strong, a nurse and gardener. She discusses how gardening provides exercise, vitamin D from the sun (which helps to...

Mental Health & Our Environment: How the Architecture Around Us Affects Our Mental Health

Managing mental health problems should incorporate factors beyond medicinal approaches. Our environment plays a major role in either...

Modifiable Risk Factors for People with Mental Health & Substance Use Disorders

Dr. Zim Okoli shares 5 modifiable risk factors for people living with mental health and substance use disorders: Poverty: Dr. Okoli states...

Staying Connected Enhances Social Wellness

Social wellness impacts the quality of one's life. This video addresses the human need for social wellness and the importance of staying...

Student Organizations? YES, Please!

Support from a student organization can provide a home away from home for those longing for belonging and depth of friendship. Involvement in...

The Role of Architectural Design in the Wellbeing of Patients Living with Rheumatic Diseases.

Architecture plays an important role within the health sector. Architects are given the unique task of meeting traditional architectural standards...

The Tobacco Quitline: Things You Should Know

1-800-QUIT-NOW (you may want to write that down) is a toll-free number run by the National Cancer Institute.  Read Transcript