Self-Care and Wellness Resources
Mental, Emotional and Physical Health & Wellbeing
Personal and Professional Self-Care and Wellness*
Personal Self-Care and Wellness for the Socially Conscious and Worksheet and Ideas by Greene (PDFs)
Personal Self-Care: Definitions. Blocks. Values. Plan: Worksheet by Greene (PDF)
Vagus Nerve: It’s Role in Keeping Our Body Healthy
Anxiety Attack Handout
Emotional Self-Care Plan and Worksheet: Grounding Strategies by Greene (PDF)
Relaxation Techniques by Greene (PDF)
GREENE Workshops Trainings Groups (PDF – through 2019) – See recent workshops and trainings which address compassion fatigue, workplace stress, burnout, work-life balance, vicarious trauma, secondary trauma, moral injury, political trauma stress, and oppression fatigue. Contact Irene for information about how to gear a training to meet the needs of your organization.
Example of content for a social justice and community organizer radical self-care training: trauma and oppression workplace training GREENE 9.19.
Example of helping professional self-care and life-work balance compassion fatigue training: Example of Compassion Fatigue Training 9.19 GREENE
Example of Self-Care and Wellness Support Group: Compassion Fatigue Helping Professionals Support Group Flyer GREENE 9.19
Books, Articles and Assessments Resource List compiled by Greene: Self Care and Wellness Books Articles Assessments GREENE 9.19 PDF
Political Trauma Stress*
*Handouts and Worksheets: edited and created by Irene Greene
AUDRE LORDE THOUGHT OF SELF-CARE AS AN “ACT OF POLITICAL WARFARE.” by Sarah Mirk February 18, 2016
“A Guided Self-Care Assessment for Helping Professionals” By Cedar Barstow, MEd, CHT, September 19, 2016 GoodTherapy.org
“Self-care is a Lie” by Bruce Thao April 19, 2016
18 Signs of Emotional Intelligence
Emotional Intelligence Self-Assessment
A Collection: Healing & Self‐Care Words of Wisdom
What’s Your Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Score & What’s Your Resilience Score?
Emotional Intelligence Kit (I highly recommend this resource.)
“Cognitive Distortions” (PDF) – Adapted from Feeling Good: The New Mood Therapy by David Burns
Wellness Worksheets – This is a PDF with worksheets and information on everything from stress management to physical wellness.
Personal Workbook (PDF) – from the New York Office of Mental Health for working on recovery in a group setting. It includes goal setting, barriers to achieving goals and a lot more.
Wellness Modules – This site has links to PDFs on topics like anger management, stress, finding support and healthy thinking.
Choices in Recovery – This is a site with support and information for people with schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder and bipolar disorder. It has mental health worksheets on topics like goals setting, creativity, budgeting and preparing for doctor’s appointments.
The Five Factor Wellness and Habit Change Workbook – A workbook for mental health wellness.
*This is not an inclusive list of the many books and resources available on each of these topics. I do not assume any responsibility for the content, recommendations or advice that any of these resources may offer.