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Monday, April 10, 2017
AnxietyBC is pleased to announce that it has been selected as the charity of choice for the 3rd Annual Parker Art Salon. Join us on opening night, Friday, May 5th, from 7 pm – 10 pm to kick-off this three-day art exhibition of fine art and sculpture. See over 60 artists – painters, sculptors, and visual artists – showcase their art throughout the iconic Parker Street Studios while helping to raise awareness about anxiety disorders. Partial proceeds from the ticket sales and the sales of the...
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Thursday, March 30, 2017
In each issue of Strides, we like to highlight one anxiety-related condition. In this issue, we are going to feature Health Anxiety in Children – what it is and what parents can do if their child struggles with it.   What is Health Anxiety? Did you know that Health Anxiety is not a disorder; however, there are several disorders that are defined by excessive anxiety related to a condition. Health Anxiety occurs when a child has a preoccupation with one or more somatic symptoms or is...
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Thursday, March 30, 2017
My daughter has struggled with anxiety since a very early age. When I first set out to find help, I had no idea of where to start. I didn’t know any other families with anxious children, and no one seemed to be struggling as we were – and if they were, no one talked about it. Fast-forward to a few years later and my network of “parents of anxious children” has grown. As soon as I started talking about anxiety, I found that other parents with similar issues came out of the woodwork. The more I...
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Thursday, March 30, 2017
3rd Annual Parker Art Salon Parker Street Studios is hosting a Salon Grand Opening to kick-off the 3rd Annual Parker Art Salon on Friday, May 5th from 7 pm – 10 pm. Unique to Vancouver, this salon-style exhibition of fine art and sculpture takes place in the halls of the iconic Parker Street Studios. See the rugged warehouse transformed into an elegant fine art exhibition, with music, food, and wine. Proceeds from the ticket sales and the Small Art Exhibit will go to AnxietyBC. For more...
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Thursday, March 30, 2017
The team at AnxietyBC is working hard to post stories that resonate with our audience. If there is something that you want to see, let us know! Drop us a line at media@anxietybc.com. Here are the top Facebook posts over the past two months...  New Resources on the AnxietyBC Website - AnxietyBC just added new resources to our website to help educators and school counsellors with socially anxious students. Learn more… Breathe. Exhale. Repeat: The Benefits of Controlled Breathing -...
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Thursday, March 30, 2017
The team at AnxietyBC is working hard to share important stories with our audience. Here are the top Twitter posts over the past couple of months. Anxiety BC @AnxietyBC  Feb 11 If you're an educator or school counsellor and have a student with social anxiety, we have new tools for you - ow.ly/3PRI308MmcS Anxiety BC @AnxietyBC  Mar 1 Breathe. Exhale. Repeat: The Benefits of Controlled Breathing nyti.ms/2ekot2Z Anxiety BC @AnxietyBC  Feb 15...
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