For those who have any mental disorder or anxiety attack for that matter, do not know much about cognitive behavioral therapy exercises for anxiety. The reason of such lack of knowledge is quite understandable to make out. First, we grow in a world where something out of what is considered normal is deemed dangerous and unstable. Such stigma we live in has pushed those who do not have normal traits or quality out of boundary, out of sight for fear of being ridiculed and made fun of. As the consequence, those who have anxiety disorder are scare of seeking help for another fear of being labeled as week and weirdo. Those are all what makes many people have grown with very lack of knowledge on anxiety disorder and its medication.
Before getting to the main business for this topic, it would be better if you are educated with a thing or two on anxiety disorder itself. Anxiety disorder is actually one type of mental disorders which is usually indicated with uncontrollable fear and anxiety over wide arrays of aspects.
Those who have this disorder will experience collective cases of feeling anxious and scared that things they have planned before will not go the way they want. In that case, they will also show the other symptoms which are usually indicated with uncontrollable shakiness and trembling, rapid heartbeat along with excessive sweat.
In most cases, those who are diagnosed with anxiety disorder also show tendency to withdraw from society. Anxiety disorder is caused by two major causes, such as genetics and other environmental factors which contribute to worsening the disorder. Some of the sufferers are proven to have lineage with anxiety disorder as well. If not, they had experienced hardship of life, such as being stricken by poverty and abused.
Just like other illnesses or diseases, even mental disorders are totally treatable. With the help from psychiatrist along with medications based on prescription prescribed to you, you can be free of such overwhelming sensation caused by anxiety disorder.
You will no longer feel scared or uneasy if things would not turn up as you want it to be. For the medication itself, it can either be Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRI) or Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Exercises for Anxiety. In this article, we are going to explore more about the latter and how it works to your anxiety disorder.
Three Steps in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Exercises for Anxiety
Basically, cognitive behavioral therapy exercises for anxiety comprises of three main steps which have to done respectively b skilled and tested psychiatrist; in that sense, you cannot take these steps by yourself for it needs expert’s observation.
As stated before, those who have anxiety disorder will always feel constant case of fear and worry for things if they go out of what they have planned beforehand. It has always been like that from time to time, with them being unable to change those constant fear and worry. In return, it may be very hard for them to do some change on their lifestyle which then gets them stuck on such spiral of fear.
While it is the case, the first step which needs to be done is to do some alteration in the matter of the sufferers’ expectation. Most psychiatrists agree that changing expectation to things in the future can result to the betterment of sufferers’ condition. That way, they will no longer feel terribly anxious and worried about such things in the future. In this case, the psychiatrist will focus on changing the sufferers’ usual actions if things not going well as they planned.
2. Fight back and act just normally
It is very unfair to label those with mental disorder, or anxiety disorder for that matter, as weird and abnormal. It is completely true; they can operate just as well as other people do in regards of their daily activities. The only difference they have compared to other people who do not have anxiety disorder sis their natural response towards many things around them.
If those who are not diagnosed with anxiety, they will react to something unexpected by letting it flow without worrying about it too much. Contrary to them, those with anxiety will react by striking aggression and excessive actions towards something unexpected happening.
Even though different can they be, they are just like other people with the exception of needing some assistance in changing such aggression. In that case, psychiatrist will engage the sufferer to fight back such aggression and respond to those things just like other people do.
3. Conclude the cause of your fear
Just as explained before, those who have anxiety disorder have somewhat uncontrollable case of fear and worry about many things that will happen around them which can have impacts to them. In this case, the reason they got worried or scare that things will go all wrong is that they will have bad impacts to them directly. When you just transfer to new school, it is usual to meet all new people who will become your new friends.
But for those with anxiety disorder, such experience and notion can be very overwhelming since they are scared that those new people will judge or not like them. If that is the case, the psychiatrist will need to help the sufferers to get up close and personal with the main reason of their worry. The sufferers will be engaged in the active process of getting down to the root of their worry which they had not gotten to know before.
When the psychiatrist succeed to know the main reason of the sufferers’ worry, they will implant new image about how bad impacts they always think is nothing but a mere haze of worry they make up in their head.
Those are all information which pertains to the cognitive behavioral therapy exercises for anxiety. By following all three steps above, you will be free of all knots cause by anxiety.