I write a ton on anxiety. And when I write I usually include 700 words or more. Well, I want to include you busy readers as well. So I'm going to post small clips of thoughts/skills/techniques that I believe can be helpful in overcoming anxiety:
1. (Attitude shift) Remember, experiencing anxiety is practice, not a test. With a test you usually have only one chance. With practice, your performance doesn't have to be perfect. You get to keep trying. Progress, not perfection is the key here.
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