Application Tools

Tools

This page will be devoted to application tools that will help you learn different strategies for improving your well-being. All of these apps have been tested by Captivating Hope and have been proven to help in our journey to an increased quality of life, by increasing gratitude, mindfulness, joy and peace.

happier-appHappier

by Happier, Inc. helps you stay more present and positive throughout the day. Use this app to lift your mood, take a quick meditation pause, or capture and savor the small happy moments that you find in your day. You can use the Happier app to record happy moments both big and small, writing down things we appreciate is a scientifically proven way to feel more positive and optimistic. You can attach a picture to your entry and categorize it under categories you set up. Then other people can see your entries (if you would like, or just friends or private). You and others can give smile faces to others happy moments. Happier also has bite-sized, expert-led courses to discover new ways to find joy, calm, and satisfaction – they take just a few minutes a day, and help you become more resistant to negativity you may encounter, and more resilient overall.

 

buddhifyBuddhify

Is a guided meditation app. It has a beautiful interface with meditations listed by activity. There are 80+ custom guided audio meditation tracks. Tracks are designed for 14 activities such as sleep, work & difficult emotions. There is also a solo meditation timer. There is a check-in system which allows you to measure how you’re doing and stats showing your usage and progress. I highly suggest this for beginners.

 

gratitude-365-app

Gratitude Journal 365

Use a gratitude journal to restart your life by appreciating what you have in life. The more you realize and appreciate all that you already have and all that you already are, the more that you will get. Practicing gratitude has been scientifically proven! Create a daily entry and list anything you are thankful for that day. Choose a photo for that day and view your photos on one screen in a beautiful calendar. See how many days that you have written in your gratitude journal. The main focus is on writing down what you are thankful for and already have. It’s the best way to keep a gratitude journal. When you do it consistently, you’ll see your life change.