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Is Avoidance Helpful for Managing Anxiety? (VLOG #4)

Updated: Mar 22, 2023

Most of us use avoidance to steer clear of things that cause anxiety inducing places, events, situations, and people. But does avoidance really help us in the long run? Or does it lead us to develop a distorted view of the world around us? And, if that is the case, is there a tool or technique to help? These are the questions we dive into in today’s VLOG from Easing Anxiety.

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