Negative Prediction Experiment

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

Anxiety My Self Sabotage

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

When a Loved One Puts You Down for Having Anxiety

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

How to Cope With Panic Attacks

If you suffer from panic attacks, then you understand the sheer fear that you face in the moment of an attack. Feeling powerless to stop it is one of the worst parts. Even if you despair that this constraint has become a part of you, take heart. I personally suffer from panic attacks and know … Continue reading How to Cope With Panic Attacks

Crucial Tactics for Managing Panic Attacks

Panic attacks are so common as I have mentioned here, and I want to assure you that you are not alone. I too suffer from panic attacks had have suffered from them for years (since 2010) and the  intensity of the symptoms makes them unnerving. It's good to know though that proper treatment can reduce or … Continue reading Crucial Tactics for Managing Panic Attacks

9 Ways to Stop a Panic Attack

A panic attack can feel terrifying. I often feel like I am going to die when I have my panic attacks. Although my panic attacks are unpleasant, I know deep down that they are harmless. Over the years I have learnt that panic attacks are something my mind and body creates and I have the power power to lessen and eliminate my attacks. If panic attacks are controlling your life, you too can regain that control.