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Heart to heart: 6 ways to stop overthinking everything

Overthinking is one of the most widespread problems in that it is faced by a number of people across many age groups.

This habit starts in a very small, sometimes unnoticeable way, and then balloons into something that you cannot control or even stop.

Overthinking holds you back as well. You begin to think about positive things so much that you find and zero in on only the negative things.

What is overthinking? It is literally what its name says: thinking too much. When you think you too much about everything, you end up sabotaging yourself.

So, today, we will share six of the most efficient ways to stop overthinking and start pushing through the self-doubt.

  1. Learn to let go of the things that happened in the past.
  2. Live in the moment and just enjoy things as they come.
  3. Learn to control your emotions.
  4. Learn to ask yourself the right questions. Don’t go down the rabbit hole.
  5. Get used to the fact that you cannot control everything, because you cannot.
  6. Keep your mind focused on other things. Try reading, working out, hanging out with people. Just keep your mind busy.

Overthinking does nothing else but cause you to sabotage opportunities. It can also be a result or a cause of mental disorders.

Use the tips above to slowly get rid of it and watch how much your life transforms. Don’t forget to share your thoughts with us in the comments section below.

Let us know

Simbiat studied Computer Science at the University of Lagos. She enjoys doing research and spends most of her time reading. She can be contacted at simbiat@sidomexuniversal.com.



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