#30 Attack Your Anxiety – Consult w/ Ken Goodman, L.C.S.W. on Patient “Danielle” Part 3 of 4

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If you don’t know your enemy’s strategy, how can you come up with a plan of counter-attack? In this episode, part 3 of our 4-part series with real therapy patient “Danielle,” Ken Goodman, L.C.S.W., breaks down anxiety’s strategy and provides multiple tools for effectively countering it, and even going on the offensive against anxiety.

Ken Goodman, LCSW, specializes in the treatment of anxiety disorders and OCD. He is on the Board of Directors for the Anxiety and Depression Association of America and founding Director of QuietMindSolutions.com. He authored and produced The Anxiety Solution Series, a 12-hour audio program, Break Free from Anxiety, a coloring self-help book, and The Emetophobia Manual, a workbook for people suffering with the fear of vomit.

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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.

2:00 – Reactivating the “nauseating fear” of childhood

3:25 – Trauma & OCD

4:46 – The importance of staying in the present

7:34 – Giving too much power to our thoughts

9:56 – Write your horror story

12:03 – Persistent uncertainty

13:17 – Go on the offense against anxiety

15:14 – Developing a counter-strategy

17:46 – Turn the other cheek

19:35 – Emetophobia (fear of vomiting)

22:17 – Exposure therapy for getting over the fear of throwing up

27:01 – Wanting what you don’t want

27:49 – Fear of gagging

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I’m your host Dr. Maggie Perry, a licensed psychologist with a doctorate degree in clinical psychology. I am also the founder of the online group therapy platform Huddle.care.

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