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If you have a fear of vomiting, just reading the title of this article might make you a bit queasy.  The mere mention of the V word, (not to mention the P word or B word) can send emetophobics into a state of anxiety.  If you can relate, I encourage you to press on despite

What is Hypnotherapy?

Not only is hypnosis relaxing, it can be a very effective for reducing anxious behaviors and anxiety overall. Hypnotherapy can increase bravery, build confidence, and maximize motivation. The process begins when a hypnotherapist leads a person into a hypnotic trance. This sounds mysterious but a trance is a natural state we all experience every day.
What is Acceptance and Commitment Therapy? Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) combines strategies of acceptance and mindfulness with behavior change strategies to increase psychological flexibility. This means connecting with the present moment fully, without judgement, instead of waging a battle within one’s mind about the future or trying to change things out of one’s control. Through metaphor
You’re getting ready for a peaceful night sleep when you see something moving on the floor next your bed.  A spider!  You yell for your braver half to kill it.  Your hero jumps into action. The shoe slams down on the hardwood.  Thank goodness! Then you see the spider scurry under the bed.    “NOOO!”   You
Feeling Unsettled by Unsettling World Events Four Steps to Reduce Stress It’s easy to feel unsettled when we hear unsettling news on television or social media, particularly when several events happen at once. The combination of Kobe Bryant’s death, the fires in Australia, and the spread of the Corona virus, can trigger an escalation of
The news of the world can be scary for children and teens (and adults for that matter). Whether it’s rioting in the U.S. Capitol, looting in the streets of Seattle, or people dying of COVID in the hospitals of New York, images of out-of-control behavior and death can be terrifying. When my son was a
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