Granted, this is sometimes easier said than done.
Sometimes taking a positive step to change your life is the biggest hurdle because anxiety can reek havoc with your self esteem.
Just do it! Look in the mirror and tell yourself 'just do it!'.
Most forms of anxiety result from the way we see the world...
and from the 'self talk' we use every day to create our own reality.
Becoming anxiety free is often a simple matter of breaking a negative thought pattern and choosing a different future for yourself.
There are a number of anxiety treatment methods available online as downloadable courses of treatment.
These are certainly worth checking out.
But in the meantime, it is worth considering some basic questions about your lifestyle and your attitudes that may help in providing you with a greater perspective from which to approach your anxiety problem.
Do you exercise? Regular vigorous exercise is a proven method for reducing anxiety.
Some doctors advise working out three times every week so your body has a chance to rid itself of unwanted tensions.
Do you keep a journal?Many experts advise writing in a journal is a constructive way to ease your stress and release your feelings.
Journaling can play an important role in exposing your thoughts and fears which can be influencing your anxiety levels without you even knowing it.
The act of writing it down can have a real and therapeutic effect.
Go Natural Tapping into nature can offer valuable relief from tensions and a chance to change your perspective.
There is a line of research which suggests that the further removed from the natural world we become, the worse off we are in terms of feeling connected and being 'a part of things'.
Feeling disconnected is a very common symptom of anxiety and depression in humans.
Seek Some Help Firstly, find a good resource to help you in your quest to be anxiety free.
The CTRN Method, the Linden method and the Panic Away method are all very successful approaches when it comes to vanquishing anxiety.
Hundreds of thousands of people around the world can testify to their efficacy.
These methods promise fast results without the need for doctors or psychologists.
However, if you would prefer to seek a psychologist to help overcome your anxiety, a quality counselor can be a great help, albeit somewhat more expensive.
Many local health centers also have anxiety relief workshops which can assist with anxiety problems.
The key is to recognize that anxiety is a very common problem and can be very simply overcome.
It is not a life sentence, nor should it be considered a normal state of being.
You can change and you can take steps today to become free of anxiety and get your life back.