Volunteering is a fairly effective way to take your mind of your own problems and is often an uplifting experience.
Your location says you're near Houston. We have a center on Spring Stuebner Rd. (Creative Life Spiritual Center). It wouldn't hurt to talk to Rev. Jesse or Rev. Marsha or any of the practitioners.
Their newsletter mentions and EFT group. (Emotional Freedom Techniques)
Ben N. Moore
It's great to have here to be.