Today’s guest is Tara Bixby—a therapist, anxiety coach, and host of the Courageously.u Podcast. In this episode, we dive deep into anxiety. Tara and I talk about causes, triggers, advice for parents vs. teens, somatic experiences, societal misconceptions surrounding anxiety, and more! If you’ve ever struggled with anxiety or want to support a loved one struggling this episode is for YOU—it is filled with tangible advice to implement, insight on what’s going on internally, coping skill suggestions, and the therapist’s perspective we all need!

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+ Widen the Window by Elizabeth Stanley PhD:
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+ A Mind of Your Own by Dr. Kelly Brogan:
+ The Anatomy of Anxiety by Ellen Vora:
+ The Way of Integrity by Martha Beck:
+ Mad in America:

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