I had the honor and joy of being interviewed by Stuart Fensterheim, Couples Expert in Scottsdale, Arizona about couples and anxiety. Listen and learn simple ways to have a loving caring relationship when one spouse may be struggling with an anxiety disorder. With openness and vulnerability I share both my personal and professional expertise on creating intimate connections when anxiety is present in your relationship.
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In this podcast you will learn ...
How to identify our own super powers as a means of being vulnerable with your partner.
See the importance of sharing how painful the anxiety disorder is and how powerful it is to share your experience with your partner.
How the non-anxious partner's anticipatory anxiety of their partners anxiety becomes part of the problem.
Tips to help couples having a vulnerable dialogue about what each of you needs from each other.
Exactly how creating connections is about intimacy within your relationship.
The real dilemma when an anxiety disorder is a part of your relationship and how to maintain strong connection.
Changes that occur in relationships when anxiety is more of a noose than a cape.
What anxiety REALLY feels like and how it's experienced.
How to identify and meet your partner's needs in order to feel loved and supported.
How to look at the partners anxiety disorder as a strong message to use your support system.
HOW TO MAKE ANXIETY YOUR RELATIONSHIP'S CAPE RATHER THAN ITS NOOSE.