083: The Connection Between Alcohol And Anxiety
In this episode Lucy interviews Clare all about her journey with alcohol and anxiety. Including how she first realised she had a mental illness, how anxiety and panic attacks showed up and how she used alcoholic drinks to help her cope.
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The Connection Between Alcohol And Anxiety
Clare Elizabeth struggled with anxiety whilst growing up and turned to alcohol to take the edge of life. Unfortunately this very quickly turned into a downward spiral until she finally hit rock bottom at 29 years old. Clare has now been sober for 20 months and is helping others to take the leap of faith into sobriety.
Lucy J Smith is a Mental Health Advocate, Author of the Stand Up To Anxiety Book and creator of the Mental Wellness Club. After her own struggles with severe anxiety, Lucy found ways to understand and manage her anxiety and continues to manage it using personal development, self-care, routines and having an anxiety toolkit.
Is anxiety holding you back?
If you are struggling with anxiety right now, this book will be so helpful to you! It is based on my own experience of anxiety and panic attacks and talks you through the steps I took to understand and manage my anxiety.
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