October 19, 2017

It Started When I Got Pregnant

I have suffered from anxiety since the birth of my son (who is now nearly 9). I did the usual of trying to self-medicate by reading online forums on different […]
October 19, 2017

It Started At A Luncheon

It started in the spring of 2013. I was at an informal luncheon at work and I tried to swallow my food and felt like I was choking. I got […]
September 20, 2017

It Started On Christmas Eve

I noticed something was wrong on Christmas Eve 2016. I felt strange, like I was about to faint. I was in my car, driving home for the family dinner. I […]
September 20, 2017

I Have Had Anxiety Since Childhood

Anxiety has been a part of my life since my childhood. My mum and my grandmother both suffered from anxiety. As I child I was so used to that mum […]
August 31, 2017

My Own Kind of Courage

I am 32 years old and come from Slovakia, the heart of Europe. The first time I encountered panic attacks and anxiety disorder was in my early 20s. Back then […]
August 31, 2017

Remembering The First Time

I remember my first anxiety/panic attack like it was yesterday. I had just finished work and was driving home when I got to a set of traffic lights all of […]
August 1, 2017

I Never Experienced A Defining Moment

I was 22 when anxiety slowly crept into my life. For many, there is a specific moment of panic which leaves them with long lasting effects. I did not experience […]
July 31, 2017

I Was 10 Years Old

My first vivid memory was when I was about 10 years old. I was in a cousin’s wedding wearing a beautiful pink dress and I was so nervous that I […]
July 13, 2017

I Am Getting Better Every Day!

Hi, my name is Jeff and I would like to tell you about my anxiety experience. My path to recovery and where I am now. At this point, I would […]
July 13, 2017

Anxiety – I Need You Right Now!

My journey with Anxiety started in 2012. I was 20 years old, and had made some wrong decisions financially. With my mounting debts came sleepless nights and this was during […]
June 8, 2017

My Journey With DARE

I’ve dealt with anxiety off and on since I was a teenager. My first panic attack was when I was about 17 years old and resulted in several trips to […]
June 8, 2017

I Wish I Knew Then What I Know Now

My Journey so Far In March 2008 my life changed forever. I was sitting on my sofa watching TV and out of nowhere, I had a panic attack. At the […]
May 18, 2017

The very best gift of Dare is that it teaches you that You Are the Cure

HOW EVERYTHING STARTED It was summer 2014. I was married, had a wonderful 2 year-old boy and was working as a project manager in a building company. Everything was ‘OK’ […]
May 18, 2017

Dare was the start of my journey

Up until the spring of 2016 I was a strong successful business woman. I had an excellent job, and a wonderful family. I was an avid tennis player and sports […]
April 27, 2017

I was a complete textbook case of anxiety!

I wanted to share my story just as others bravely have to reinforce the astounding impact DARE can/will have in your life, as it has in mine. My anxiety first […]
April 27, 2017

I was sick of anxiety and sick of it ruling my life.

I had a good pregnancy, nothing about it was particularly bad. I was happy, maybe a little nervous but no anxiety. In fact in 2000 I didn’t even know what […]
April 6, 2017

I felt like someone finally understood how I felt, it was amazing!

I’ve had GAD since I was a child but I didn’t know what it was. I never thought about it too much as it would only be there when I […]
April 6, 2017

The sensations were starting with my heart rate picking up a bit, but I was still okay.

My first anxiety attack happened in 2006 when I flew from Los Angeles to Houston. The attack didn’t happen on the plane, but it did happen while I was a […]
March 22, 2017

DARE helped me to understand the difference between true anxiety and just the anticipatory excited feelings

Easter day of 2006, I was in line for the Indiana Jones’s ride at Disneyland Resort California with my then boyfriend and his parents. I remember feeling the muscles in […]
March 22, 2017

DARE has been in teaching me to surrender control and not sweat over everything.

It all started 16 years ago when I was a victim of a traumatic drugging incident whilst at university. I then started having panic attacks and was swiftly put on […]
March 2, 2017

I stopped doing what I loved

Hi, I’m Charlie and I’d like to tell you about my experience using Dare. I’ve suffered from anxiety since I was around 9 years old. I started having major panic […]
March 2, 2017

Believe in yourself and never EVER give up

Too early in my life, my mother and two brothers passed away in a tragic pool accident. I was only 13 months old when this happened. When I was 12 […]
February 15, 2017

Making friends with my anxiety.

Seven years ago I started to suffer anxiety and panic attacks. Suddenly I felt like my body and mind was totally out of my control, and I felt so shut […]
February 15, 2017

I started to put myself in even scarier situations

My name is Brian I am a student and I live in California. Throughout my whole Throughout my whole life I have always been a little more anxious than most […]
January 25, 2017

Steve B. “I have said it before but DARE gave me my life back”

I can remember the day that I found Dare, which was quite by chance. I had all of my team in for a monthly meeting and had struggled to get […]
January 25, 2017

Gwen M, “Jump and the net will appear”. Trust in the process.

Hi everyone!! I haven’t been on here much because I’ve been daring away! Before I read dare, I thought my life was over as my anxiety dictated everything I did […]
January 20, 2017

100% More confident

100% More confident I only purchased the Panic Away program 2 weeks ago, and I am already feeling 100% more confident in myself than I was before. Barry, your technique […]
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