*Looking for a safe place online to practice the mental health improving tips from this episode? Join our Weekly Altruism Club for FREE at https://www.Huddle.Care The Altruism Club is like a book club where you can virtually reflect on your mental health with others!*
**Huddle.Care is growing! If you are a licensed mental health professional in any state and you are interested in joining my team to run individual sessions or group sessions please email me at Team@huddle.care and we will send you some more information.**
There’s exposure, and then there’s intentional exposure. In anxiety recovery, it’s important to practice both intentional exposure (seeking out controlled exposures on purpose) and handling incidental exposures as they come up. But did you know it works best to focus on those two practices in a certain order? Find out which order is most effective, and get some wonderful actionable tools for both from real anxiety patient “Catherine” and Dr. Maggie in part 3 of this 4 part series.
Check out http://TellMeWhatYoureProudOf.com/for this week's TOP 8 Anxiety + OCD relieving strategies and to try our Guided Meditation for Anxiety + OCD Relief.
Follow us on Instagram @TellMeWhatYoureProudOf (https://www.instagram.com/tellmewhatyoureproudof/) for more helpful Anxiety and OCD tips.
Our goal is to show everyone that they are not alone, there is nothing wrong with them, and help guide them to a more peaceful and enjoyable way of life so if you feel any benefit from this episode please let us know by leaving an iTunes review, sharing this episode on social media and emailing a link to anyone you think would also find benefit here. Thank you.
Disclaimer: Please consult your doctor or therapist before attempting any strategies shared.
2:14 - Intolerance of uncertainty
4:05 - Incidental vs. intentional practice
4:56 - Fear & humor can’t coexist
6:29 - How therapy is like exercise
8:03 - Self-soothing
9:48 - Empathic anxiety
14:25 - Cultivate a malleable mindset
15:28 - Normalizing mental health struggles
17:06 - How not to make it worse
20:28 - Decreasing uncertainty over time
Connect with Dr Maggie Perry and TMWYPO:
Visit the TMWYPO Website: http://TellMeWhatYoureProudOf.com/
Follow TMWYPO on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/TellMeWhatYoureProudOf
Follow Dr Maggie Perry on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/drmaggieperry
Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCY4kQLJ55Upy3RxoZBWIp2w
Like TMWYPO on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tellmewhatyoureproudof
Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/tmwypo/message