Healing from Anxiety Course/Intensives
The Healing from Anxiety Course/Intensive focuses on alleviating the painful effects of anxiety. Anxiety affects a person in a mental, emotional and physical way. Due to this, day to day living with chronic anxiety can be quite the battle for a person.
According to the Anxiety & Depression Association of America:
- Anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the U.S., affecting 40 million adults in the United States age 18 and older, or 18.1% of the population every year.
- Anxiety disorders are highly treatable, yet only 36.9% of those suffering receive treatment.
- People with an anxiety disorder are three to five times more likely to go to the doctor and six times more likely to be hospitalized for psychiatric disorders than those who do not suffer from anxiety disorders.
- Anxiety disorders develop from a complex set of risk factors, including genetics, brain chemistry, personality, and life events.
When experiencing anxiety, it is important to identify cognitive distortions, self-defeating beliefs, triggers to anxiety “flare-ups” and learning various techniques to manage and heal from anxiety.
Some Examples of Cognitive Distortions are:
Discounting the positives
Some Examples of Self-Defeating Beliefs are:
Fear of Rejection
Some of the Various forms of anxiety are:
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Obsessions and Compulsions