How to Develop a Healthy Perspective and Be More Positive

We don’t have to list numerous accounts of individuals who have found success in life and document the strategies that lead them to their current happy state. Most of the time the secret doesn’t include luck or time aiding your side. You don’t have to wait for the stars to align or the universe to set its cogs into motion to finally work in your favour. One mantra alone can change how you see the world: Be Positive.

However, the phrase itself is not just as simple as applying or even urging positivity each day. It requires inner reflection, persistence and time. A healthy perspective can be beneficial to the state of your physical and mental wellbeing and can contribute to having a more productive way of living.

Define your happy state

Your definition of success might not mean that it will give you the happiness that you desire. Most of the time your happy state is caused by giving more time to your family and friends for example, or pursuing the things that you’re passionate about – an experience that is based on values.


The darkest times can be enlightened by a smile. Your burdens will feel lighter when you show the world that you can brush it off and beam like it’s nothing. Of course, completely ignoring your problem isn’t a healthy way of dealing with it, but having a bright attitude can lessen the stress that it gives.

Acknowledge the Universe

Know that the world is full of miracles, and they happen every day. Even if these marvels aren’t happening to you at the time, noticing them around your surroundings can lighten your perspective about the world. There’s a reason why feelgood videos are being spread on social media. They can make your heart feel warm and fuzzy.

Every second there’s a miracle happening, a flower blooming and a sun rising in the east. Acknowledging that you are a part of this grand design can make you feel more hopeful and positive throughout experiencing the wonders of life.

Show Appreciation

Showing gratitude can easily turn your worst day into a great one. People tend to list the bad things that happened in their home, work or school that they forget they’re even breathing and walking upright! Little things that you can be grateful for shows that you’re blessed compared to the less fortunate ones. Get started with stating that you are grateful for the family and friends around you. Having the ability to change your perspective in life is also one thing to be grateful about.

Face Your Fears

The act of facing your fears is enough to develop a more positive perspective on life. Your courage on the first try of battling your fears will bear fruit and be acknowledged in the future when you see yourself putting a step forward instead of backing up when challenges arrive. The obstacles that you’re experiencing can be viewed as an opportunity for growth and arising triumphantly can help you develop a strong belief and confidence. Having a more assertive approach to facing your fears can help you be a better version of yourself and can lead to a more bold, resilient, and happy you.

Annette Sloly Hypnotherapy can help you face your fears to lead a better and more positive life. Annette Sloly is a Registered Clinical Hypnotherapist based in Clifton Bristol. Over the years, she has helped people vastly improve their quality of life and mental and physical well-being. For more information you can contact her on 0117 214 0706 or send an email to to find out how Hypnotherapy could help you today.