PTSD IMPROVEMENT: The 4 things that are helping

May 17, 2019 | Becky Burrows

 PTSD IMPROVEMENT: The 4 things that are helping

These are the 4 things helping my PTSD improve. I wanted to share my progress with you as I work to overcome my PTSD.

I give my Top 4 Tips for helping PTSD, as well as sharing why it's hard to talk about my improvement.

I hope these help you in your journey and help you to understand PTSD better. - Link to video

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Anxiety Disorders: How likely am I to get one? (The Top 6)

May 3, 2019 | Michael Burrows

 Anxiety Disorders: How likely am I to get one? (The Top 6)

I'm going to cover the top 6 most common anxiety disorders and answer the question, "How likely am I to get one?"

As a bonus, I'll cover the diagnosis I noticed was the most commonly given when I was working in a district health board team.

I will also let you know how likely it is for you to get ANY anxiety disorder diagnosis in your lifetime. - Link to Video

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PTSD Service Dog (THE RESULT)

April 26, 2019 | Becky Burrows

 PTSD Service Dog (THE RESULT)

I've just received the email letting me know about the result of my application to train and register Momo as a PTSD Service Dog.
Join me as I open and read the email live.

I'm so hoping I get to have Momo help me through the PTSD. It would be great for him too, he seems so fulfilled when he's carrying out his job of supporting me.

Watch the video to see what happens and join me in the emotional rollercoaster. - Link to Video

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CHALLENGING my ANXIETY: Panic in a Crowd (NZ's Comic-con)

April 20, 2019 | Becky Burrows

 CHALLENGING my ANXIETY: Panic in a Crowd (NZ's Comic-con)

I'm going to be challenging my anxiety about panicking in a crowd at Armageddon (New Zealand's version of Comic-con).

To do this, I'm going to go along, bust through some of my safety behaviours, and get some exposure.

We talk through the strategies we used to do this and you'll get to see how it went! - Link to Video

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PTSD Service Dog application: The frustrations (3rd attempt)

April 12, 2019 | Becky Burrows

 PTSD Service Dog application: The frustrations (3rd attempt)

I've applied for a PTSD Service Dog for the third time (having been declined and delayed previously). I'm talking to the service dog organisation on Skype.

Hopefully this time I get it!

I really want Momo to be able to help with my PTSD triggers, as dogs have been found to be very beneficial to people with PTSD. - Link to Video

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PANIC when FLYING - what HELPED my ANXIETY (Psychologist Insights)

April 5, 2019 | Becky Burrows

 PANIC when FLYING - what HELPED my ANXIETY (Psychologist Insights)

Join us as we go flying on our first trip since having our baby boy.
I had some anxiety about panic when flying, so we'll be showing you what helped my anxiety on this flight. I was pretty astounded by the effect! - Link to Video

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