Posts tagged dismantling loneliness
CheckYoMate: How Coworking Communities are Dismantling Loneliness and Destigmatizing Mental Illness

We are social animals and need to feel that we "belong" with others and feel connected to one another. Social pain is as real for us as physical pain; researchers have shown that loneliness and rejection activates the same parts of the brain as physical pain, which can lead to mental illness over time.

One of the myths surrounding loneliness is that loneliness is typically associated with being alone, but it also affects people when they are surrounded by others and or well-connected socially. This is because loneliness has to do with …[Read More]

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