anxiety

A look at anxiety in its many forms and manifestations; what is the nature of this specific pattern of extreme fear and worry?

Pinar Melisa day ago
ADHD and Anxiety Plus Derealisation and Depersonalisation
Hey, it's me, I'm back, and today's article is going to be a little different from other articles I've written in the past. This article is going to be based on how my ADHD affects other parts of my m...
Mica Chaua day ago
Miscommunication
We are all different. We have different opinions on music, movies, genres, and more. We have a unique sense of communication, from talking to singing to dancing. However, some people may not understan...
Cara Betha day ago
Anxious
High functioning diagnosed anxiety is no joke. I believe at some point in life everyone may struggle with a form of anxiety; although, struggling with anxiety every day is exhausting and painful (ment...
H. B.2 days ago
I Am Not Lazy
"Wow Hannah, you're bailing on us again?!" There are days where I don't want to get out of bed, move, go to work, or even think. I'm really not lazy. In these moments there is a war going on in my min...
Lyndsey Majtyka3 days ago
Anthropophobia
Anthropophobia; the fear of people or society. It's a phobia a lot of us have, but we don't realize it or know what to call it. It's always difficult to explain to people why I am scared to meet diffe...
Blair Gomez3 days ago
How to Handle Anxiety Attacks
Anxiety has started to become the norm for the world we live in today. It seems to be affecting anyone and everyone now that the world we live in has become extremely fast-paced and surrounded by diff...
Indigo Soul5 days ago
Foolproof Guide to Break the Cycle
Have you ever felt like you don't recognize the person you've become? Or trapped in a situation, circumstance or relationship? This thought process of feeling trapped in doing what you think you need ...
Maya Angelique5 days ago
The Beginning of Anxiety
ANXIETY and DEPRESSION You were the warmth I clung onto when I was freezing cold. Trying to rewire my brain from all the chaos that recently happened. You were my light at the end of the tunnel. The t...
Faith Hawkins6 days ago
The First Year of College With Anxiety Disorder
By the time I reached the end of my senior year in high school, I thought I was finally together. I thought I was finally ready. I thought, as many high school seniors do, that this was where my life ...
S. D. Kelley7 days ago
Advice on Dating Someone with Anxiety
When you date someone with anxiety, I recommend finding out their triggers and try to figure out what caused the anxiety in the first place. My fiance has terrible anxiety. His last partner left him w...
Shelton Strider7 days ago
Being Stuck
When I was a kid I was never really taught how to take care of my myself. Frankly, I cannot recall being at the receiving end of any guiding parental lecture. Everything was understood, all unsaid, "c...
H. B.8 days ago
Mental Health at 20 Years Old
Personally, I think the age of 20 is SO WEIRD. Some of my friends have absolutely no idea what they are doing in life. However, others have everything figured out it seems. Both of which are totally o...
Vicky M10 days ago
Anxiety In Relationships
Someone with anxiety, more often than not, carries old habits into a relationship. Here are some ways that your S/O may show their anxiety and how to reassure them: 1.) If they need reminding that the...
Amanda Nowak10 days ago
Being an Extrovert with Social Anxiety... Yes, It's Possible
I think many people without anxiety imagine that a person with social anxiety is something like this: shy and quiet with very few friends, doesn't leave their house very often, enjoys being by themsel...
Zach Rodgers11 days ago
Living...With Mental Illness
Where do I start when it comes to talking about living with mental health? It’s a question I often ask myself. Should I be honest? Lay all my cards on the table? Do my closest friends and family need ...
X M14 days ago
Living Life with Social Anxiety
Social anxiety is like a fear of interacting with other people and, because that’s a major part of life, it bleeds into each part of your life. People who have social anxiety may not even know they ha...
What Anxiety Feels Like
Living with anxiety definitely messed up my life. For those who (luckily) don't know this old friend of mine, I'll try to explain what it is and how it feels to live with it. I'm not going to copy and...
Jordan Hunter16 days ago
Mind
Our mind is a confusing place. A place where so many crazy things happen that we get overwhelmed. Overwhelmed with stress. Overwhelmed with anxiety. Overwhelmed with extracurriculars. Overwhelmed with...