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3 Ways To Stay Occupied During A Snow Day With Schizophrenia

snow photoGood afternoon ladies and gentlemen. It is snowing where I live today. It is nice and warm in my home, and I am staying indoors. In this article, I will describe three activities to keep yourself occupied with Schizophrenia on a snowy, winter day.

Drink Hot Chocolate And Read A Book

The first activity to keep yourself occupied with Schizophrenia on a snowy, winter day is to drink hot chocolate and read your favorite book. It doesn’t have to be a personal development book on your mental health. It can be a fictional book on anything you like. Make reading a hobby and sit by the fire place. Enjoy this snowy day.

Play A Board Game

In addition to drinking hot chocolate and reading a book, play a board game with your family or your friends. You can play anything scrabble, monopoly, or even trivia. In addition to having fun with your family or friends, this is also an excellent way to improve your social skills with your loved ones or friends. Work on those social skills. Learn to engage in conversations with your friends and family while having fun too.

Watch A Movie

In addition to sipping hot chocolate and reading a book and playing a board game with your family and friends, you can also watch a movie. Pick your favorite movie, grab a blanket, and a cup of tea and watch any movie you own. Enjoy your snowy day. Take a break from your life, relax, and enjoy the movie. This can be your me time for the day. Take advantage of your me time. You need time to yourself to restore your energy and become a better person.

Conclusion

To end this article, three types of activities have been mentioned for individuals with Schizophrenia to enjoy a snowy, winter day. They include sipping hot chocolate and reading any book, playing a board game with your family or friends, in addition to grabbing a blanket, a cup of tea, and watching any movie you own. Take advantage of the alone time you can have with yourself. Alone time is essential for anyone, especially if you have mental illness. You need to be able to reflect on your day and learn from the mistakes you have made to become a better person. This is how you improve as a person. Take advantage of your me time. Enjoy it.

3 Ways To Stay Occupied During A Snow Day With Schizophrenia

Lauren Walters

My name is Lauren Walters. I am currently heading into my final semester of graduate school for Mental Health Counseling in the Spring of 2016. Through my own experiences with mental illness, I love to inspire others through my writings and reassure them that they can live healthy, productive lives, despite mental illness. I hope you enjoy my articles. Feel free to comment. I will be sure to respond to you questions and/or comments in a prompt manner. Enjoy!


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Walters, L. (2018). 3 Ways To Stay Occupied During A Snow Day With Schizophrenia. Psych Central. Retrieved on May 24, 2018, from https://blogs.psychcentral.com/psychosis/2018/01/3-ways-to-stay-occupied-during-a-snow-day-with-schizophrenia/

 

Last updated: 25 Jan 2018
Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 25 Jan 2018
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