Preface. Step 1. Let Go of 'Fearing Fear'. Step 2. Recognize Panic as your Alarm System at Work. Step 3. Take Slow Belly Breaths. Step 4. Let Go of Clenching. Step 5. Imagine Something Good. Step 6. Think Rationally. Step 7. Distract Yourself. Step 8. Eat Calming Foods. Step 9. Use Nature's Medicine Chest. Step 10. Embrace Your Character Strengths. Appendix. Resources. Basic Recipes. 7-Day Strengths Diary.
Practical self-help guide to overcoming panic attacks with a unique functional medicine approach
Dr Sandra Scheinbaum is a licensed clinical psychologist, Institute for Functional Medicine certified practitioner, board-certified senior fellow in biofeedback, certified yoga instructor, nutrition coach, and the Director of Feed Your Mind Wellness Programs. She has a doctorate in clinical psychology from Fielding Graduate University. A former panic sufferer, she has practiced mind-body medicine for over 30 years, successfully teaching hundreds of clients to overcome panic. She lives in Illinois and is the author of How to Give Clients the Skills to Stop Panic Attacks.
This is a very practical book on how to deal with panic attacks by
an experienced clinical psychologist. It is a step-by-step approach
to tackle what many of us experience sometime in our lives: panic
or anxiety attacks. If you suffer, this will be a great resource to
support and help you. -- Prof. Cary L. Cooper, Distinguished
Professor of Organizational Psychology and Health, Lancaster
A superb, streamlined, simplistic approach to the overwhelming fear and frenzy of the internal tsunami of panic! Open the book and immediately dive into a solution to reverse the tide of feeling out of control. An excellent navigation guide in those choppy waters of chaos! -- Deanna Minich, PhD, FACN, CNS, author and Functional Medicine nutritionist, founder of Food & Spirit (TM) (www.foodandspirit.com)