Flourish! Navigating Anxiety (Online) | TOYL Celebration

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Flourish! Navigating Anxiety (Online) | TOYL Celebration

Take charge of your own mental wellness and learn how to build mental resilience.

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The process of ageing can feel unfamiliar and may sometimes result in anxiety. However, as anxiety is experienced at varying intensities, it can be difficult to distinguish regular and severe levels of anxiety – the latter often requiring medical intervention. What are the signs we can look out for to determine if we should seek medical help?

Join psychiatrist Dr Seow Su Yin in this interactive session as she takes you through how to recognise anxiety and the ways to differentiate safe levels of anxiety from more serious anxiety that may be indicative of a disorder. Dr Seow will also share tips on self-care and improving both mental and physical health.

Take a look at these pre-reading materials to learn more about anxiety disorder and ways to achieve mental wellness:

1) Understanding Anxiety Disorder (https://go.gov.sg/flourish-anxiety)

2) Achieve Mental Wellness by Practising Mindfulness (https://go.gov.sg/flourish-mindfulness)

3) The Wonder of Aging: A New Approach to Embracing Life After Fifty by Michael Gurian (https://go.gov.sg/flourish-woa)

Disclaimer: All content and advice shared during the programme are for informational purposes only. They are not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. 

This programme is suitable for those aged 50 and above, and organised in collaboration with Sengkang General Hospital.

About Time of Your Life Celebration 2022 

Connections: Past, Present and Future 

How can we make the journey of ageing a better one? By reconnecting to our past, examining our present, and striving towards the future, we will reimagine how this voyage can be made more gratifying. Join us to connect with gerontology experts and community partners as we delve into facets of ageing like caregiving, gerontechnology, lifelong learning, and physical and mental well-being. 

Jointly brought to you by the National Library Board (NLB) and Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS). 

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  • This programme is conducted entirely online. You may access Zoom via the app or using a web browser 
  • Please note that photos and/or videos of this programme and its participants may be taken. registering for this programme, you agree that NLB may take photographs and/or videos of you (or your child as applicable) and use the images and/or videos including to archive, exhibit and publish them for publicity or any other NLB purposes. 
  • Please ensure that you enter a valid email address as you will receive an email with the link to the online programme/event  
  • The link of the programme should not be shared with others 
  • Do ensure you have a strong internet connection. Using your mobile data is not recommended 
  • The National Library Board, Singapore (NLB) reserves the right in its absolute discretion to disqualify or refuse admission to any registrant without any reason and notice