“Phobias can be life-limiting and even debilitating. And there are typically much bigger issues at play that can be readily overcome with support and informed therapies,” Cox said in recent interviews on Business Innovators Radio Network and in Small Business Trendsetters magazine.
Cox knows his subject matter well – from both a professional as well as a personal perspective.
“I like to say that I was my own first client,” jokes Cox. “I experienced crippling anxiety throughout my late teens and early twenties and suffered from social phobia, fear of heights, fear of public speaking and agoraphobia. I had so many phobias that had I sought medical validation of my anxieties, I’d have been diagnosed with General Anxiety Disorder.”