Anxiety is one of the most common symptoms of stress that people experience in life.
It is important to realize that some anxiety is unavoidable and a very normal part of life. It is certainly appropriate to feel anxiety when we take on new challenges or are surprised by unexpected events. In a positive sense, anxiety motivates us and can get us to take important actions.
However, anxiety can also become overwhelming, making us feel out of control, fearful or confused.
If you experience:
• Constant worrying
• Panic attacks
• Avoidance of social situations
• Obsessive thoughts
• Trouble sleeping
• Feelings of being unsafe
• Being overly cautious
• Overreacting to possible threats
you may find anxiety therapy very helpful.
Psychotherapy that Will Help You Understand the Causes of Your Anxiety and Teach You the Tools to Reduce it
I have helped countless patients throughout the NYC area manage their stress and anxiety. Together we will uncover the roots of your anxiety and set goals to help you successfully manage it. During our sessions, I will teach you, and help you practice, a variety of techniques so you can get to your best, feeling more relaxed and focused in social and work settings.
Our therapy sessions can help you:
• Relax and reset
• Look at situations in new, less frightening ways
• Develop coping skills to manage your feelings
• Be more productive
I Treat All Types of Anxiety Disorders, Including:
Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Symptoms can include excessive worry, irritability, muscle tension, sleep disturbance, restlessness, difficulty concentrating and memory lapses.
Social Anxiety Disorder
Here intense fears of social interaction produce social embarrassment, withdrawal, feelings of shame, and confusion that affect social and work functioning. Read more.
These are sudden experiences of dizziness, shortness of breath, sweating, palpitations all usually peaking within minutes.
Health anxiety is a belief that you have a disease or medical condition based on your misinterpreting your body’s sensations or that you excessively worry about getting an illness – even though a doctor has reassured you that you are fine. Read more.
Phobias are paralyzing fears of objects and situations like the fear of heights or flying.
A Therapist with Over 25 Years’ Experience in Treating Anxiety
I can definitely help you. With short-term and long-term techniques such as meditation, breathing exercises, cognitive therapy, stress reduction and psychotherapy, we will together develop tools for you to use that will improve concentration, increase self-esteem and manage your anxiety.
Call to learn more about Anxiety Treatment and Psychotherapy, or email me to make an appointment. I will respond within 24 hours.
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