Anxiety to Calm is a SIMPLE, POSITIVE, and EMPOWERING group program. It is for those who want to have an opportunity for a healthy learning process to manage their anxiety. Anxiety to Calm moves people to ACTION. The program teaches low tech and low cost skills that should be accessible to everyone. Participants receive a journal that engages them to use the skills they learn in class throughout the week and after the program is finished.
Upcoming dates and times:
Anxiety to Calm Group 1:
Begins June 10, 2020. Classes held on Wednesdays from 2:00-4:00pm.
Location: Zoom Virtual Platform.
Who should attend?
Anxiety to Calm is for anyone who:
Struggles with anxiety
Anxiety has stopped them from doing their usual activities
Anxiety has held them back from living their best life
Wants to learn proven skills that will help them manage their anxiety
Anxiety to Calm is for adults (18+).
The course is 8 weeks long consisting of one 2-hour class each week.
How do you get in to the program?
If there is an upcoming class scheduled you can register online using the links at the top of this page under "Upcoming dates and times".
You can self-refer by calling 403-782-1408 and speaking with Kellie. When you self-refer consider having a friend registered with you as this can provide support for positive change.
You can obtain a referral from your Wolf Creek PCN family doctor or by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org with which program you are interested in registering for.
If you are already seeing a Wolf Creek PCN nurse, mental health counsellor, exercise specialist or nutritionist you can ask them about a referral.
Make the course a priority.
Attend the 2-hour group weekly, set a goal, and practice skills daily. People who set personal goals and are motivated to do daily skills practice gain more benefits from the program.
Past participant quotes on what was most helpful:
"To relax, do my breathing, and listen to myself - what my heart, body, and mind is saying and that yes, it's ok to say NO."
"Making me aware of my contribution to my anxiety, then giving me the tools to manage and understand my anxiety."