Overcome Anxiety in 56 Days

A Self Help Workbook Course for Anxiety Relief and Panic Attacks
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  • Lectures 33
  • Length 3.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 3/2016 English

Course Description

*Over 300 new students this month

*Eight week structured plan now added to the 30 page course workbook

* New exercises added October 2016

*Taking this course will give you the opportunity to gain a diploma signifying formal certification for 10 hours of Continual Professional Development (CPD) credit. Please note, accreditation is optional. It is by no means compulsory, or a prerequisite for taking the course. You can check with your employer is this course is suitable for your CPD requirements.

This course is for designed for anyone who experiences anxiety in the form of excessive worrying, feelings or fear, or rumination; and also for those who feel stuck in life, and lack the motivation or the self-confidence to get things done and move forward. Anxiety is unavoidable, but this course will teach you how to change your relationship with it in order to stop it guiding your actions when it's not to your benefit. Throughout the course you will learn, at your own pace, a set of simple yet powerful practices that you can incorporate into everyday life to help break the cycle of anxiety, stress, unhappiness and exhaustion.

The course is made of three major sections; Creating a Foundation. Dealing with Anxious Thoughts and Feelings, and Taking Action. There is also a section on Emergency Exercises, that can help you calm down in very anxious and stressful situations. You'll be walked through the process step by step, with expert guidance all the way through and a course workbook with all the exercises and main points in detail. Each section provides daily exercises and tasks that require you to practise and take action, along with audio exercises that you can listen to on your computer, laptop, tablet, or phone.

The course is based on research and practices from mindfulness, health psychology, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.

What are the requirements?

  • The course is self-paced, but students should be prepared to commit at least 20 minutes of practise a day on most days.
  • There will be some short meditation exercises which will be most beneficial when practised in a private place.
  • Some exercises will require some written reflection.
  • In order to benefit from the course you will be required to take action and move out of your comfort zone and embrace new challenges.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Positively change your relationship with anxiety and stress with an 8 Week structured course
  • Effectively hand unhelpful thoughts and uncomfortable feelings
  • Approach new challenges with courage
  • Move out of your comfort zone when feeling stuck
  • Build genuine confidence
  • Engage in the present moment instead of being caught up in thoughts and feelings
  • Break self-defeating habits
  • Create a richer and more meaningful life

Who is the target audience?

  • This course is for people who suffer from anxiety in the form of excessive worrying, feelings of fear, or rumination
  • People who feel stuck in life, caught up in fear or apathy, but want to move forward
  • People who have intermediate, limited, or no experience of mindfulness, health psychology, or Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). If you are a experienced in practising mindfulness or ACT then this course is NOT for you.
  • The course is designed for people wanting to address issues such as depression, anxiety, panic attacks and phobias
  • It is ideal for those who want to get the most out of their life without having to pay out for expensive therapy sessions

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction
Course Introduction
Section 2: The Science
Our Troublesome Brains
Anxiety & Anxiety Disorders
Anxiety Interventions
Brain Structure & Function
Section 3: Creating a Foundation
Foundational Exercise 1 - Meditation
Foundational Exercise 2 - Power Pose
Foundational Exercise 3 - The Pause
Foundational Exercise 4 - Routine Tasks
Foundational Exercise 5 - Action Changers
Foundational Exercise 6 - Play Time
Section 4: Dealing with Anxious Thoughts and Feelings
Three Vital Skills
Section 5: Taking Action
Taming Fear
The Confidence Cycle
Putting it all Together
The Fear List Project
Section 6: Emergency Exercises
Introduction to Emergency Exercises
Emergency Exercises
Dealing with Panic Attacks
Section 7: Course Resources
Course Workbook
Costs of Avoidance Worksheet
Meditation - 10 minutes
Meditation - 15 minutes
The Pause
Sleep Meditation
Walking Meditation
Calming Panic Attacks and Extreme Anxiety Audio Exercise
Progressive Muscle Relaxation Exercises for Panic Attacks
Section 8: Bonus Section - Other Helpful Audio Exercises
Loving Kindness Audio Exercise for Anxiety

This exercise will help to calm the mind and lower the physical symptoms of anxiety and stress

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Instructor Biography

Dr Matthew Lewis, Psychology Professor

I am currently a university academic teaching in psychology, health and personal development. In recent years I’ve helped design and deliver courses in mindfulness, positive psychology and Acceptance & Commitment Training (ACT) to the general public, and postgraduate Masters classes in positive psychology to coaches, trainers, teachers and health professionals. I am author of the book 'Overcome Anxiety: A Self Help Toolkit for Anxiety Relief and Panic Attacks', available on Amazon in the USA, U.K. and Europe. passionate about helping individuals to understand the scientific research within the field of mindfulness, positive psychology and ACT, and in assisting them in applying it to their everyday lives. My purpose is to help people live rich, full and meaningful lives whatever circumstances they find themselves in.

I have been a university lecturer in the U.K. for over 10 years in both Psychology and Sport & Exercise Science Departments. I have an undergraduate BSc (Hons) degree in Sport & Exercise Science and PhD in Psychology. I was also a founding member of the Newcastle Centre for Positive Living at Northumbria University, a research and consultancy centre focusing on furthering the understanding and application of positive psychology. I have taught health psychology, exercise psychology, positive psychology and mindfulness to both undergraduate and post graduate students for over ten years. This has included teaching both mindfulness theory and applied practice to large and small groups of students and one-to-one sessions. I also teach experiential courses in positive psychology to the general public and applied mindfulness programmes to both students and staff.

When I developed my own company, I wanted to create a different kind of well-being and personal development business. The company is born out of compassion and the desire to help people to change their lives for the better, and from day one I’ve built the culture around a set of four guiding principles that reflect this:

  • Put people first
  • Keep it simple
  • Make it enjoyable
  • Optimise for happiness and well-being, not profit

  • I believe that by following my principles, passions and strengths, and doing things the right way, good things will happen (and the bottom line will take care of itself).

    I am author of the book 'Overcome Anxiety: A Self Help Toolkit for Anxiety Relief and Panic Attacks' available on Amazon in the USA, U.K. and Europe.

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