Social anxiety and coping with conventions, what I wish you knew.

With a few Canadian Comic Expo’s coming up this month this struck a cord. We enter into a vast sea of people at conventions and how some of us deal with it can be overwhelming. This is a excellent read and maybe help you at your next convention. You’re not alone.

Katie's Game Corner

Anxiety comes in many forms, for many reasons and is a very personal thing for anybody dealing with it. It’s something that a lot of people deal with but hardly anybody is talking about. I hope that by talking about these issues, I can contribute to a community where this stuff is normal, accepted, talked about and I want to help in any way that I can. I can’t fix your problems, but I can reassure you that you are OK, that this is normal and that you are NOT alone.

I can remember a time when I didn’t live with anxiety. I have always dealt with depression, but anxiety is a fairly new (well in the last 7 years or so) concept to me.  I remember a time when simple things like going up to a cashier or making a phone call didn’t make me panic but a series…

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