CBT for Social Anxiety Disorder: Using downward arrow and thought challenging techniques

Case study example for use in teaching, aiming to demonstrate how the downward arrow technique and thought challenging might be used in CBT for social anxiety disorder. The character of Hannah is played by an actor (Malak El-Gonemy), but the scene is not scripted, and as such it represents a natural therapeutic exchange. The video… Continue reading CBT for Social Anxiety Disorder: Using downward arrow and thought challenging techniques

Relieve Stress & Anxiety with Simple Breathing Techniques

Breathing exercises can be a great way to help relieve stress and anxiety. This video focuses on two relaxing breathing techniques: Square breathing (aka box breathing, 4×4 breathing, 4-part breath, etc.) and Pursed breathing. More breathing exercises: I start off with Square breathing. It’s so good at helping to relieve stress and anxiety that it’s… Continue reading Relieve Stress & Anxiety with Simple Breathing Techniques