Anxiety is a feeling of unease, such as worry or fear, that can be mild or severe. Everyone experiences feelings of anxiety at some point in their life. For example, you may feel worried and anxious about sitting an exam or having a medical test or job interview. Here at Talking Solutions, we want to help you deal with and overcome your anxiety.

Counselling Support for Teenagers

Counselling for teenagers can be a powerful learning process and useful for many young people who may be struggling. You may be reading this as a teenager or you may be an adult worried about someone you know. You may be judging yourself harshly for feelings of being overwhelmed or not being able to […]

By |November 1st, 2018|Anxiety, Counselling, Counsellor, Teenagers|0 Comments

CBT Counselling for Anxiety and Depression

If you are struggling with anxiety or depression it can feel very isolating. CBT counselling for anxiety and depression can be a transformative process if we are willing to commit to a process of change. When we are depressed we can get trapped in a negative thinking loop which creates a downward spiral in […]

By |October 28th, 2018|Anxiety, CBT, Counselling|0 Comments

Anxiety and Depression Get the Support You Deserve

Anxiety and depression will affect most of us at different times in our lives. Sometimes we can see reasons; we are reacting to a life event like bereavement, redundancy or relationship-break up. Sometimes it does not make sense; there are no obvious reasons. Feelings of guilt and shame can compound the problem if we […]

By |July 27th, 2018|Anxiety, Counselling|0 Comments

What is counselling and how does a counsellor work?

What is counselling and how does a counsellor work are common questions to ask if you are thinking about personal change. A counsellor’s role is very different to that of friends or family. Talking to family can be difficult as we may feel obligated to protect them from our anxiety and worries. We may […]

By |July 1st, 2018|Anxiety, Counselling, Counsellor|0 Comments

Tips for Dealing with Exam Stress

Tips for dealing with exam stress is something often asked of us at Talking Solutions. Anxiety is a normal part of life and can motivate us to work but if it feels overwhelming it will cause problems and can be counter-productive.

Controlling anxiety is possible with some practical coping strategies;

Become Aware of a racing/busy mind […]

By |May 22nd, 2017|Anxiety, news, Self Care, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Self Care Matters

Self Care matters. Practicing Self-Care is an essential not a luxury. Anxiety is a normal response to some life events like doing exams or a job interview. Learning some positive coping skills and practicing self-care in positive ways on a daily and weekly basis will keep anxiety in a manageable way. It is easy when […]

By |June 1st, 2016|Anxiety, news, Self Care, Uncategorized|0 Comments