We are offering a weekly blog series with a collection of diverse and effective coping techniques and exercises that can help reduce stress, improve mental and emotional well-being, and perhaps make you even more effective in achieving your individual goals. Check back every Wednesday for the newest skill of the week. Try them all out and find what works best for you.

During this uncertain time, many people are experiencing mental health symptoms related to stress and overwhelm. Therapists Erin Jacklin and Kendra Doukas provide a simple explanation of the Stress Response System. Find out why this is a perfectly normal reaction to stress and learn 4 helpful exercises anyone can do at home, even when you only have one-minute.