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Rick HansonPh. In a way it made me depressed about being anxious and depressed. But it’s cover to cover full of understanding and illumination.

The gist of the approach is to help you deal with the physical and mental aspects of anxiety through some very simple coping techniques; sort of the precursor to mindfulness that is spou How I Came to Read This Book: Looking for More Great Reads? Book ratings by Goodreads. Quotes from Hope and Help for I kicked the tranquilizer, a dangerously addictive drug, a couple of months later.

First, Claire Weekes uses the nrrves term “nervous illness,” which, for some reason, sounds less threatening to me than the word anxiety. Weekds Weekes is the author of the bestselling Peace from Nervous Suffering, also available in a Signet edition.

Originally published in the s, Weekes advice has stood the foe of time, but her language has not. Fear of Recurring Nervous Illness Weekes stresses is “second fear,” the background fear that the initial fear will return.

Hope And Help For Your Nerves : Dr Claire Weekes :

Full of useful methods for managing panic attacks, social anxiety and many other depression-related afflictions. I uelp terrible headaches. The body reacts with the symptoms of anxiety: I was a wreak. I heard a lot about disorders, like GAD and it all pointed to mental illness.

I recommend it with my whole heart.


The Fire Starter Sessions. She reminds us that overcoming a case of sensitization doesn’t happen quickly, but, like any habit, it can be changed. But that’s the only panic attack I’ve had since I got better 4 months ago. I was diagnosed with Panic Disorder this last summer and I’ll fully admit that I rolled my eyes several times while reading this book because I kept thinking “It can’t be this easy.

The bestselling step-by-step guide that will show you how to break the cycle of fear and cure your feelings of panic and anxiety.

Escape from Camp Weekes gives is timeless and practical. Your display name should be at least 2 characters long.

Weekes sounds, in my head, like a kindly older lady. What Is Nervous Breakdown? She describes how “sensitized nerves” can persist even after we have learned to understand these fight-or-flight heop and reminds us that recovery is gradual but always possible.

There are more modern books about recovering from “nervous illness,” but I doubt any of them can measure up to the standard set by Claire Weeks in terms of the self-confidence that is essential to chipping away the fear that must be overcome to enable recovery.

Open Preview See a Problem? I deeply hope that all might find a way to welcome this very challenging problem and the pain it brings as a wonderful gift and invite it in and cease to do battle with it.

Nov 21, Grace Masters rated it it was werkes Shelves: Nerved attacks that,when they peaked, made me dry heave to the point where I hardly ate or drank anything.

However, I believe that this was d I purchased this and another Claire Weekes book Peace From Nervous Suffering due to the struggles with anxiety I have seen people close to me go through but I ended up seeing bits of myself throughout the whole book. No Longer a Fkr. Overall rating No ratings yet 0. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. This book saved my life and taught me what I was dealing with. Claire Weekes helped countless people overcome anxiety, fear, and frustration and lead happy, healthy lives.


For 4 months, I could not leave the house alone because the world would spin and my legs would freeze. Refresh and try again.

Hope and Help for Your Nerves

She writes plainly and hellp, with compassion for the suffering patient not to impress her peers with how much she knows about the topic. I’d recommend it for anyone – not just the “nervously ill,” as the author calls them.

Sep 14, Ethan rated it it was anr Recommends it for: Due to the complexity of terms now and the fact that so much is simply yiur mental illness and disorders there is no help to be found for FACING our problems and our anxiety, just new ways to label things and new medications to help us not feel.

These common symptoms of anxiety are “minor” only to the people who don’t suffer from them. Learn to recognize your own symptoms, rise above them, and relax.

This book was so helpful in encouraging me to accept the feelings or bodily reactions when they come and pass through them in a relaxed fashion rather than nerved so hard to resist them which makes it worse. Based on the best-selling book of the same name, this eight-part original audio series is like a personal consultation with Dr.

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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. We are experiencing technical difficulties. About Dr Claire Weekes Dr. It’s really just a small paperback.