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Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Here are the top Facebook posts over the past couple of months.  If there is something that you want to see on our Facebook page, please let us know, drop us a line at media@anxietycanada.com.   Chef Extraordinaire and friend of Anxiety Canada, Bruno Feldeisen, shared his story with us a while back. His story is a great reminder that anxiety and panic attacks can happen to anyone - men or women; however, men have half the reported rate of anxiety disorders as women. “You don’t...
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Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Be sure to check out the events section of our website for updates on events coming soon. We will be announcing our next workshop scheduled for the fall. For information on Anxiety Canada events, visit - https://www.anxietycanada.com/events
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Wednesday, July 5, 2017
We welcomed four guest blog writers to the team; all of whom shared with us their personal experiences with anxiety. Anxiety Canada Board Member and Registered Psychologist, Melanie Badali taught us how to have a mindful Mother’s Day and Anxiety Canada Board Member and Canucks VP of Operations, TC Carling helped remind us that Father's Day it's always how it appears on our social media feed. We also called in some help from our resident youngsters who gave us their perspectives on social...
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Wednesday, July 5, 2017
In each issue of Strides, we highlight one anxiety-related condition. In this issue, we will feature Body Focused Repetitive Behaviours – what it is and what you can do. What is Body-Focussed Repetitive Behaviors? Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviours, or BFRBs, are a cluster of habitual behaviours that include hair pulling, skin picking, nail biting, nose picking, and lip or cheek biting. Currently, the most recent edition of the clinician’s diagnostic manual (DSM-5), lists both hair pulling,...
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Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Anxiety Canada supported Mental Health Week this year, by selecting one anxiety-related topic each day to discuss. Throughout the week, we shared articles, information, and resources on the daily subject matter with our audiences, with the goal of encouraging others to talk about mental health and anxiety. In case you missed it, we’ve included links to our posts below.   Monday, May 1st - Anxiety in the Workplace The economic impact of mental illness in Canada is estimated at $51...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Anxiety Canada is selected as charity of choice for the 3rd Annual Parker Art Salon Art Exhibit to help raise awareness about anxiety during Mental Health Week   April 25, 2017 - Vancouver, BC – Anxiety Canada™ is pleased to announce that the organization has been selected as the charity of choice for the 3rd Annual Parker Art Salon. Each year, the iconic 98-year old warehouse of the Parker Street Studios is transformed into a weekend-long, salon-style, fine art exhibition. To kick-off...
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