A Compassionate Guide to Anxiety During the COVID-19 Pandemic Part 2: Managing Your Anxiety

by Eric Goodman, PhD Telling oneself not to be anxious during the COVID-19 pandemic is like trying to tell water not to be wet. These are anxious times. The question is not how can I be anxiety free right now, but how can I best manage the anxiety that shows up? The buddha told a Read more »

Dating Anxiety in the Modern World

Does the prospect of dating send shivers down your spine? In my job as a clinical psychologist and anxiety specialist I work with many people who would like to date, but feel held back by anxiety. They are waiting to pursue a relationship until the day (or year or decade) when their anxiety stops screaming Read more »

Social Courage Radio Interview

Just has a great conversation on air with “Dr. Pat”. We discuss the notion of courage in the face of anxiety…and coping with anxiety thoughts, feelings, and behaviors along the way. Click HERE to listen to the conversation.

Caring for Your “Anxiety Baby”

Anxiety is such a baby! Learn how to cope and thrive with your anxiety baby.

The Second Half of Anxiety Disorder Treatment

At times when your life is going well, anxiety tends to be quieter and less prickly. Quieter and less prickly means you are more likely to peacefully coexist with it.

Virtual Reality Exposure Therapy: Taking Anxiety Disorder and OCD Treatment into the Future

Enter the future of phobia treatment through virtual reality!

Accepting the noise of the mind in order to decrease anxious suffering!

The mind is a very, very noisy place!

When Your Anxiety ACTs Up: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy is a powerful approach for coping and thriving with anxiety!