As you are probably aware us anxious people tend to make negative predictions about how certain situations will turn out. We tend to: Overestimate the likelihood that bad things will happen or that something will go wrong Exaggerate how bad things will be Underestimate your ability to deal with things if they don’t go well Ignore … Continue reading Negative Prediction Experiment
This video contains my very personal story and experience of living with my abuser anxiety My life consisted of constant hesitation, no belief in myself or my abilities, always feeling inferior to EVERYONE, horrified to try anything new, horrified to meet anyone new and constant self sabotage with the words “I AM NOT ENOUGH”. Anxiety … Continue reading Anxiety My Self Sabotage
So many times I felt crazy. So many times I was made to feel so weak and pathetic for suffering over things that seemed trivial to others. So many times I felt ashamed for the butterflies in my stomach that ate me alive and filled my head with negativity and pain. I hated to surrender … Continue reading When a Loved One Puts You Down for Having Anxiety
Video Taken From Anxiety Boot Camp Have you ever had a problem making decisions? How you ever had a problem with procrastination? You know that double mindless; Will I, won't I? What will happen if I do? What will happen if I don't? That anxiety that ends up turning our stomachs in fear of what … Continue reading Anxiety Stems From Our ‘Unmade’ Decisions
Have you ever been to the movies? Have you ever been to the cinema? What would happen if you where to walk into the cinema and you walked into a film that was half way through? You wouldn't have the faintest idea of what was going on, whats happened and you wouldn't have the fainest … Continue reading The Hero’s Journey: Being The Star Of Your Own Movie
Video take from My Facebook Page Could you imagine how many feuds, arguments and even divorces could be prevented if people were to stop talking (and assuming the worst of people), and simply listen to them better instead? One thing’s for certain, if we’re trying to control another person in a discussion, we’re likely to … Continue reading Do you listen as well as you talk?
Video taken from my daily live discussion's of Facebbook. Sometimes it’s good to contemplatively consider where we are and what we have in life. Personally, I have nothing to complain about; I’m relatively healthy Have a small number of close friends who I can trust Have a nice home An excellent husband 3 wonderful … Continue reading The Art of Enjoying the Process
Have you ever found yourself ‘trapped’ in a victim mindset, where you feel completely dis empowered to make any necessary changes that will allow you to transform your life circumstances? If so, you’re not alone. The ‘victim mindset’ is one that has likely held all of us back (in some way or another) in our … Continue reading Have you ever found yourself ‘trapped’ in a victim mindset?
If you're new to affirmations, you've picked a good time to get started. These positive statements can be powerful. A recent study confirmed the effectiveness of affirmations. Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University found that people under high stress did about 50% worse on a problem solving test. However, when they used a brief self-affirmation first, … Continue reading The Truth About Affirmations and How to Make Them Work for You
Do you feel like it's too late to achieve a significant amount of success? Many of the most successful people did start at a young age. It can be disheartening for the late bloomers among us. But many of the most successful people you know didn't get started until much later in life. If you … Continue reading 11 Famous People That Succeeded Later in Life