Posts tagged attachment
442: Anxiety and Attachment 4 Ways To Let Go A Little Easier

In this episode, Gina discusses how attachment to the world, our experience and various entities can substantially impact (increase) our anxiety.  Gina draws a clear distinction between attachment and acceptance and suggests that acceptance is the very opposite of attachment!  Gina offers a number of methods to make acceptance easier and lessen the burden of attachment in our lives.

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What is anxiety?

Quote:

People become attached to their burdens sometimes more than the burdens are attached to them. ~George Bernard Shaw

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415: Do Your Attachments Add To Your Anxiety and Panic

In this episode, Gina guides listeners through the question of whether or not our attachment to our thoughts and desires exacerbate our experience of anxiety and panic.  Gina suggests dropping our attachment to our preferences, even if just as an experiment, and observing the impact on our anxiety.  The expected outcome is increased calmness and reduced anxiety, allowing for more substantial healing to begin.

Practice the Mountain Meditation on episode 250 to get used to watching the thoughts as not being who you are:
https://www.theanxietycoachespodcast.com/episodes/250-guided-mountain-meditation

Grab an awesome audio book for FREE, like The Power Of Now  by Eckhart Tolle  www.anxietycoachespodcast.com/audibletrial 

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What is anxiety?

Quote:

Some of us think holding on makes us strong, but sometimes it is letting go.
– Herman Hesse

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406: Feeling Less Anxious With Change

In this episode, Gina talks about how to deal with an unavoidable part of our existence in the world:  change.  Many people suffer from increased anxiety relating to the uncertainty they experience when facing major changes in their lives.  Listen in for suggestions on how to minimize your fear of change and maximize your ability to cope and thrive when major changes approach you in your life.


How to use your mindful awareness during those inevitable moments of change so you can feel less anxious:

1) Ride the waves of change
Change arises naturally — but it can generate discomfort and overwhelm in the process. When we acknowledge that strong emotions are present, we have a better chance of navigating what life throws our way.

2) Bring up your resilience
When adjusting to new circumstances, it’s easy to become frustrated with ourselves. Let go of feelings of disappointment or anxiety with a gentle shift. Be kind to yourself: Remember, you are not the only person who is adapting to something new. With this resilience, we can learn, grow, and recover a sense of well-being during a time of change. One way to have a reminder of your personal resilience is to star in your journal when you have been through a challenge and found yourself on the other side intact and even better off than before

3) Soothe anxiety around uncertainty
Most of us have a list of identities we associate with — be it a job title, a family role, or a citizenship. When these things change, we often feel we are losing the characteristics that define us. Rather than getting caught in a fixed idea of who we ought to be (or used to be) be willing to have room for something new...something more. See the uncertainty as part of life that we all encounter and that it is not personal.

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What is anxiety?

Quote:

Welcome the present moment as if you had invited it. Why? Because it is all we ever have.

PEMA CHÖDRÖN

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338: Attachment and Anxiety

Attachment keeps us from healing and clearing our anxiety-panic listen in today to learn the 4 practices to get unattached!

Quote: A feeling of aversion or attachment toward something is your clue that there's work to be done.
-Ram Das


Resources Mentioned: 
4 practices to help ease the hold of attachment post


https://www.theanxietycoachespodcast.com/attachment

Meditation Podcasts:
https://www.theanxietycoachespodcast.com/episodes/309-formal-and-informal-meditations-for-anxiety
and
https://www.theanxietycoachespodcast.com/episodes/164-how-to-ease-into-a-formal-meditation-practice-for-anxiety?rq=meditation

To learn more go to: What is anxiety?

http://www.theanxietycoachespodcast.com/what-is-anxiety/

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