You can rewire your brain to be less anxious through a simple, but not easy, process. Understanding the anxiety cycle and how avoidance causes anxiety to spiral out of control unlocks the key to learning how to tone down anxiety and rewire those neural pathways to feel safe and secure. In this video, I teach… Continue reading Rewiring the Anxious Brain: Neuroplasticity and the Anxiety Cycle: Anxiety Skills #21
When left untreated and unaddressed, anxiety has a tendency to grow. This is explained by the cycle of anxiety. When the uncomfortable symptoms of anxiety feel like too much, one of the simplest ways to feel better is avoidance. This means avoiding the source of anxiety, or numbing the uncomfortable feelings. The good news is,… Continue reading What is the Cycle of Anxiety?