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Overcoming Fear of Public Speaking: CTRN Cracks Worst Cases Fast

Fear of public speaking is still one of the most debilitating phobias. But for decades, safe techniques that allow accelerated ‘re-tuning’ of an individual’s response to performing in public have been helping people from all walks of life to happily speak in public.

New York, NY – October 26, 2010 (via PressReleasePivot.com) — Effective public speaking is a critical communication skill in business, not only for large presentations, but also internal meetings with as few as 2-3 people. But when fear of speaking strikes – a majority of adults fear public speaking more than death itself – the results can be disastrous: lost business, missed promotions, job loss and low self-esteem.

“CTRN provides one of the best solution to extreme fear when speaking in front of others,” says Seymour Segnit, founder and president of CTRN: Change That’s Right Now. “Everyone thinks the problem is public speaking, but it’s not. It is the fearful response that needs to be changed.”

Help for fear of public speaking is offered by many organizations, but typically focuses on developing speaking skills rather than addressing the root cause of the problem: the mistaken neurological association that has been formed between speaking and fear.

Organizations such as Toastmasters have helped thousands to build confidence through practice, practice, practice. And CTRN also provides a series of video tips at http://ConfidentlySpeaking.com or on YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d5zO7J90D8o . But for the most serious cases, or those who need to be up and speaking quickly, CTRN’s audio and one-on-one programs offer a fast and highly effective method of breaking the link between speaking and fear.

“I was having a rough time with public speaking, which you have to do plenty of in my line of work, if you hope to get anywhere,” comments Peter Moore, Editor in Chief, Men’s Health Magazine. “About one month after I met with [CTRN], I flew to London and was the high-pressure opening act in an international conference of Men’s Health foreign editions. And I did well enough so that I could move on to do a lot of radio and TV interviews for the magazine. Now I actually enjoy them.”

“We’re thrilled that Peter’s experience is an every-day result for us,” says Segnit. “Our clients love the results they get with these programs – when the fear is gone, it’s like getting a new lease on their careers, and on life.”

CTRN offers two approaches to getting over speaking fear:

1: The ‘VIP’ program is a short series of intensive sessions with a specially trained practitioner who directs clients quickly through the processes.

2: ‘Vanquish Fear & Anxiety’ is a program available on CDs (or via download) that includes many of the same techniques used by the VIP program practitioners, but at a significantly lower cost.

“Overcoming fear of public speaking is actually remarkably simple,” says Segnit. “All it needs is for the individual to be committed to overcoming the fear, and they quickly learn to eliminate the patterns of thinking that were triggering those awful feelings.”

About CTRN:
CTRN: Change That’s Right Now was founded in 2002 to help people rapidly vanquish fear of public speaking, stage fright, and other fears, phobias and anxieties. With customers in over 70 countries around the world, CTRN is recognized as one of the leading organizations in the field. With clients from local businesses to the Fortune 500, CTRN has developed a deserved reputation of discreet help for serious fears and phobias. Based in New York, CTRN can be reached at 800-828-7484 (+1-650-249-5120) or online at http://www.CTRN.com/Fear-of-Public-Speaking/

Press Contact:
Seymour Segnit
CTRN: Change That’s Right Now
1 Grandview Ave
Cornwall on Hudson, NY



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