Today’s “You Get the Gist” is about nomophobia. And you have to listen to find out what it is. (There’s a test for it in the show notes below…) I admit it. I have it. Not a severe case, but I’m as guilty as the next guy. So what follows is what it is and as always, what you can do about it. So now, you get the gist.
Here’s a test to see if you have it, created by Iowa State University.
American Academy of Sleep Medicine article on sleep and nomophobia.
Psychology Today great article by Susan Weinschenk on our brain chemistry and how it responds to our phones.
My new book entitled Perfectly Hidden Depression has arrived and you can order here! Its message is specifically for those with a struggle with strong perfectionism which acts to mask underlying emotional pain. But the many self-help techniques described can be used by everyone who chooses to begin to address emotions long hidden away that are clouding and sabotaging your current life.
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