COURAGEOUS CONFIDENCE
Self-Esteem, Confidence and Leadership

Anxiety and Stress Disorders

Anxiety disorders are the most common of all mental health problems. It's estimated that 1 in 10 Canadians have this disorder.  It’s also important to note, being anxious in a normal response at times but an anxiety disorder produces fear or distress that is out of proportion, to the situation.


LINK:  Interview on Rogers TV - Anxiety & What You Can Do

Everyone feels anxious at certain times. Workplace pressure, planning a big event or writing an exam can cause feelings of worry, or even fear. While these situations are uncomfortable, people who suffer from anxiety disorders have long period’s of uneasiness and fear to the degree that it interferes with their personal and professional lives.  Intense feelings of fear or distress are out of proportion to real events because interpretations of the event are imagined to be much more risky or dangerous than they really are.


People with anxielty can benefit from self-esteem and confidence building and from learning new ways to deal with events.


Many people suffer for 10 years or more before getting help.  Don't suffer another day, set up a free consultation today.



TESTIMONIAL:  "I am now pretty confident in what is ahead of me. I now know I have the resources to go through life the way I want, thanks to you.  In making me see who I really was I have dug myself out from under all the weight of my insecurities and self doubts. Thank you, thank you. You are an angel from heaven. I truly believe so."

 

Gail Shier

Burlington



How Are Anxiety Disorders Treated In Coaching?


Cognitive behavioral therapy is generally viewed as the most effective form of treatment for panic attacks, panic disorder, and agoraphobia. Results are seen by dealing with the thinking patterns and behaviors that are sustaining or triggering the panic attacks. It’s time to look at your fears in a more realistic light and raise up confidence to build a belief, I am able!



Coaching is a very successful way to deal with this condition.  People often experience thoughts or feelings that reinforce or compound problematic behaviors affecting numerous life areas, including family, romantic relationships, work, and academics. For example, a person suffering from low self-esteem might experience negative thoughts about his or her own abilities or appearance. As a result of these negative thinking patterns, the individual might start avoiding social situations or pass up opportunities for advancement at work or at school.  Coaching teaches you to replace errors in thinking such as over generalizing, magnifying negatives, minimizing positives and catastrophizing" with "more realistic and effective thoughts, thus decreasing emotional distress and self-defeating behavior.  Easier said than done on your own but with support or a coach, this type of therapy can produce some of the fastest results for the person suffering.



Emotional Wellness


Increasing your capacity for mindfulness supports many attitudes that contribute to a satisfied life.  Emotional wellness makes it easier to savor the pleasures in life as they occur, helps you become fully engaged in activities, and creates a greater capacity to deal with adverse events.



How to Book Appointments 
Call 905-409-2762
or email
  Heather@CourageousConfidence.com

How Appointments Work
Appointments can be 30 or 60 or 90 minutes as often as weekly, biweekly or monthly
Traditionally 60 minutes, biweekly is preferred.


Phone Coaching
Creating change and gaining control is as close as a phone call.
Phone coaching can be requested if traveling to the office is not convenient.




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