National Stress Awareness Month
National Stress Awareness Month has occurred every April since 1992. The month is designed to get people thinking about modern stress, how to spot the signs in yourself and others and how to prevent it.
National Stress Awareness Month at 3B Training
At 3B Training we care about mental and physical health, high levels of stress can cause damage to a person if it isn’t managed. Stress can be a gateway to anxiety and depression as well as physical health problems such as insomnia and heart disease to name a few. Take a look below at a few ways we are working as a company to help raise awareness about National Stress Awareness Month.
Free Stress Relieving Yoga Classes
We are putting together an event to tackle daily stress by offering two free yoga classes at our Wigan centre to the local community on National Stress Awareness Month.
The 30-40 minute classes consist of learning techniques to relieve stress and anxiety. Techniques include breath work (pranayama); helping to shift over to the parasympathetic system. Yoga postures; to reawaken the consciousness and release physics stress. As well as meditation and aromatherapy.
Mindfulness and yoga is a great way to reduce stress, it allows you to switch off from everything that you are doing and focus.
The sessions are completely free and run on the below dates:
- Monday, April 29, 2019 at 12:10 PM – 12:50 PM
- Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 13:10 PM – 13:50 PM
Contact the 3B Training team to enquire here.
Stress Management eLearning
To help to promote stress awareness further, we have also dropped our prices on the Stress Management eLearning course. By offering this, customers will be able to access a course that increases your knowledge of workplace stress for cheaper. Find out more about the course here.
What can you do for Stress Awareness Month?
Stress Awareness Month has got us thinking about what companies can do to help reduce stress in their workplace.
Encourage the workplace to be healthier and happier by…
- Offering free fruit
- Switching to decaf coffee
- Encouraging walking on breaks
- Creating a more relaxing atmosphere in the workplace
- Offering an office puppy play day…I can tell you are tempted
- Sharing daily inspirational quotes
- Taking an online stress test to see what you can do to improve your lifestyle
- Talking about stress with your colleagues and share your coping mechanisms
How To Reduce Work-Related Stress
Take a look at our guide on how to reduce work-related stress here.Back to News View Our Courses