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Overcoming Anxiety: A Self-Help Guide Using Cognitive Behavioral Techniques by Helen Kennerley
The accessible and straightforward books in the Overcoming Series treat disorders by changing unhelpful patterns of behavior and thought. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is internationally favored as a practical means of overcoming longstanding and disabling conditions, both psychological and physical. The books in the series outline affordable and easy-to-follow treatment plans, and have provided tens of thousands of readers with the help they need to lead happier lives. This positive, pragmatic approach is popular with therapists and patients alike.
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Fully updated edition of the bestselling self-help book, now recommended on the national Reading Well scheme. This ever-popular guide offers a self-help programme, written by one of the UK's leading authorities on anxiety and based on CBT, for those suffering from anxiety problems. A whole range of anxieties and fears are explained, from panic attacks and phobias to obsessive compulsive disorder OCD and generalised anxiety. It includes an introduction to the nature of anxiety and stress and a complete self-help programme with monitoring sheets based on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. Please sign in to write a review. If you have changed your email address then contact us and we will update your details.
The first thing to try is to learn ways to relax and to use these techniques regularly during your week. If you use an iPhone there are some free apps that you can download and listen when it suits you, for example: Relax Completely Hypno Therapy Direct. The next step is to to identify and challenge your anxious thoughts. When you are feeling anxious try and write down what thoughts are going through your mind. Finally, it is important to start thinking about things you avoid due to anxiety. Avoiding things that make you anxious works in the short-term but generally, the more you avoid, the more anxious you become. To overcome anxiety it is important to break the cycle of avoidance.