NOW IS THE TIME.

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There’s a great deal of uncertainty in the lives of your employees right now and with that comes anxiety, stress, and poor self-care habits. Supporting people through these types of challenges is not only our sweet spot at Naturally Slim, it’s our duty. As you know, we’re more than just a weight loss company. So, we’ve developed resources below for you to share with your employees as you see fit during this uncertain time that cover topics like stress and anxiety management, health sleep habits, staying physically active without access to a gym, creating structure while working from home, and so much more.
 
Check back often as we’ll be adding more resources as they become available.

WELLBEING RESOURCES:

These resources provide guidance on maintaining healthy habits.

Ideas for use: download the PDFs and email them to your employees, link to the videos in emails, newsletters, on your social channels, or your intranet site.

NEW! Blog: Food Cents


Tips to save money on your grocery bills and food budget. We did the math, and it just makes sense (or cents).

NEW! Video: 90 Seconds with Dr. Gilliland - Sleep is Power


Dr. Gilliland explains the benefits of recharging your body, mentally and physically, with a goodnight’s sleep.

NEW! Blog: How Community Makes Us Healthier


Connecting with others means living a longer, better life. Science says!

Video: 90 Seconds with Meridan - Gratitude


Meridan Zerner shares the ways gratitude can be a powerful tool for both mental and physical health.

NEW! Blog: Anchor Points


When tides change, ground yourself in the habits that keep you strong.

NEW! Blog: Hidden Health Hacks


5 under-the-radar health “hacks” that keep your people well and your culture strong.

NEW! Blog: Mental Fatigue


Tips and tools to help get you out of a mental funk.

NEW! Blog: Baggage Handling


Help your team unpack the psychological impact of life in quarantine.

One-pager: Finding New Positives


Positive habits NS team members have developed and how you can add them to your routine, too.

Whitepaper: Coach Yourself Calm


How to keep calm in times of intense stress.

Video: 90 Seconds with Dr. Gilliland - What Triggers You to Drink Alcohol


Dr. Gilliland explains the seemingly unpredictable reasons behind why we consume alcohol.

Whitepaper: Survivor's Guilt in the Workplace


Coping with tough business decisions starts with putting the oxygen mask on yourself first.

Video: Managing Grief During This Time


Tips on recognizing and managing grief during periods of uncertainty.

Video: 90 Seconds with Dr. Labat - Connection


Tips on how to connect with others in the age of social distancing.

Video: 90 Seconds to Reduce Anxiety


Reduce your anxiety in just 90 seconds with these breathing techniques.

Blog: Focus on What You Can Control


3 things you can hold onto when your world's shaken up.

Infographic: Don't Fret. Break a Sweat.


How to stay active while social distancing (no gym required).

Blog: How Not to Fall Off the Wagon


Six tips to stay on track with your health goals.

Whitepaper: Weight Loss Roadblocks


We're sharing the top 5 roadblocks to weight loss and how to overcome them.   

Whitepaper: The Secret Sauce of Naturally Slim


Tips to help you come out of social distancing healthier than before.   

Blog: Treat Yo' Self


Top 10 things you can do at home to treat yo’ self with no snacks necessary.

Blog: Resilience in Times of Turmoil


Learn how establishing intentional routines and self-care habits can ease your stress during this time.

Worksheet: Find Your Why


Fill out this worksheet to help you identify (or remind yourself of) your "why".

Blog: Self-Care Doesn't Have to Cost a Thing


9 ways to relax without spending a cent.

Infographic: Take Care of You


Helping your body stay healthy increases your quality of life, mind, work, and more.

Blog: Strengthen Your Immune System


Simple ways to help your body fight off illness and disease.

Video: 90 Seconds to Better Sleep - Power Naps


Learn how to power nap like a pro with our sleep expert Dr. James Maas.

Video: 90 Seconds on Combating Loneliness


How to combat loneliness despite social distancing.

Video: 90 Seconds with Dr. Labat - Coping with Change


Strategies for managing the changes you're experiencing right now.

Video: 90 Seconds to Better Sleep - 3 Golden Rules


Follow these 3 rules to get your best night's sleep.

Video: Strategies to Support Your Immune System


Todd Whitthorne walks through strategies that can help your immune system.

Video: Keep Moving - Quick Tip on Staying Active While at Home


A quick tip from Dr. Tim Church on staying active while at home.

Video: Personal Time as a Vital Need


90 Seconds with Dana: Making personal time a priority.

Video: Keep Exercising


90 Seconds with Todd: Just keep moving.

Video: 90 Seconds with Meridan: Foods to Support Your Immune System


Dietitian/Nutritionist, Meridan Zerner shares which nutrient-packed foods can help support your immune system.

Video: 90 Seconds with Dr. Labat - Dealing with Stress


Dr. Dana Labat walks through a simple tool to help deal with stress during this time.

Video: 90 Seconds to Positive Thinking


A note on gratitude from Todd.

 

Video: 90 Seconds with Dr. Labat - How Are You Feeling?


In case no one's told you yet today, it's OK to share your feelings.

Video: 90 Seconds with Dr. Labat - Managing Mental Fatigue


Feeling drained? Dr. Labat teaches us strategies to manage our fatigue.

Video: 90 Seconds with Kevin - Alcohol Management (Part 1)


Dr. Kevin Gilliland offers reflective questions to find out what role alcohol is playing in our lives in this season.

Video: 90 Seconds with Kevin - Alcohol Management (Part 2)


Dr. Gilliland reminds us what one drink actually looks like and how staying mindful is key.

Video: 90 Seconds with Dr. Labat - Managing Saboteurs in the Age of COVID


Here's Dr. Labat to remind you to stick to your goals through this time and all of life's challenges.

Video: 90 Seconds with Dr. Labat - Revisit Your Vital Needs


As the situation around us continues to change, your vital needs might, too. Check out advice from Dana Labat on managing new vital needs.

Video: Activity Tip with Dr. Church - Break Up the Sitting


Dr. Church shares the secret on how often you should be standing up during the day. (Hint: there IS a magic number.)

Video: 90 Seconds with Meridan Zerner - Importance of Routine


NS Instructor and Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Meridan Zerner shares the importance of maintaining routine during times of stress.

Video: 90 Seconds with Dr. Labat - RAIN in the Real World


Dr. Labat shares how she uses RAIN in her life.

 

ENGAGEMENT RESOURCES:

With social distancing orders in place and calendars wide open, now is the perfect time for your employees to focus on their health. These resources will help you encourage your employees to stay engaged with the Naturally Slim program.

Ideas for use: download the PDFs and email them to your employees, link to the videos in emails, newsletters, on your social channels, or your intranet site.

Blog: Keeping Kids Entertained


10 ways to entertain your kiddos while working from home.

Blog: Finding (and Keeping) the

Silver Linings


How to build resilience by reflecting on what you’ve learned during social distancing.

Whitepaper: Getting Back to the Office


5 ways employers can prepare employees for a smooth return to the office.

Blog: Choose Action Over Intention


How Naturally Slim can help you turn this moment into an opportunity.

Blog: 4 Reasons Why


4 reasons why now is actually the best time to start Naturally Slim.

Infographic: Give us Ten Weeks


There's a lot going on in the world. But, right now is the time to start making progress toward health goals.

Blog: Sometimes it's Great

to Start Late


It's never too late to start going after what you want in life—especially when it means a better you! 

Blog: Intentions


With all that's going on around us, what better time to refocus on you than now?

NEWS YOU CAN USE:

Curated from major news outlets, we’re sharing the most fascinating and inspirational takes on the COVID-19 situation.

Ideas for use: read the articles for inspiration on your organization’s health and wellness strategy.

Washington Post Article


Cutting down on negative behaviors, such as excessive alcohol consumption or overeating, and focusing on coping skills, are game-changers. We agree!

EBA Article


Employers need to have a game plan now for returning to work after coronavirus.

New York Times Article


Studies now show the link between obesity and Coronavirus.

CNN Article


How to strengthen your immunity during the Coronavirus pandemic. Part 1: Diet.

HBR Article


That discomfort you're feeling is grief.

CNN Article


How to stay fit when the gym is closed and you are stuck at home.

TIME Article


5 tips for staying productive and mentally healthy while you're working from home.

SOCIAL MEDIA RESOURCES:

Now’s the time to encourage healthy habits.

Ideas for use: share these reminders on your social media channels.

Social Graphic: Shift your Mindset


This social post is a good reminder for your employees about the importance of not only physical, but mental health, too.

Social Graphic: Physical Health


Post this on your social media channels as a quick tip on ways to focus on your physical health during this time.

Social Graphic: Wash Yo Hands


It's as easy as it sounds. But, everyone needs a good reminder now and then.

Please reach out to your Naturally Slim team with questions or contact us here.