Worries Bead Gone

19 Jan 2017

Two of our founders have been getting very creative, all in the name of helping people better deal with stress and anxiety. Jodie DePascale and Kathy Moore have begun a venture called Worries Bead Gone, a line of “handcrafted beaded products to assist in the relief of symptoms associated with anxiety disorders, ADD/ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).”

Each product is designed to promote tactile sensory in a noninvasive discreet manner that is fashionable and easily accessible. They come in the form of keychains, necklaces, bracelets and lanyards. Not only for diagnosed conditions like anxiety disorders, ADD/ADHD and ASD, “worry beads” are a great way for everyone to de-stress.

Why Worries Bead Gone? 

Millions of 
individuals suffer 
with symptoms
 related to various neurological 
issues that affect 
our lives daily. 
These can be in
 the form of social 
anxiety, general anxiety, ADD/ADHD, ASD, PTSD or many others. For many of us, these symptoms can be intrusive and, at times, hard for others to understand.

Worries Bead Gone can improve:

  • Relaxation
  • Memory Retreival
  • Problem Solving
  • Creative Thinking
  • Information Processing
  • Sensory Processing
  • Self-Confidence

Worries Bead Gone can reduce:

  • Stress
  • The Effects of Anxiety, Depression, Asperger’s Syndromeand OCD
  • Cravings
  • Negative Behaviors Related to ADD/ADHD
  • Stress in Social Settings
  • Intrusive Negative Thoughts

*There are ongoing studies and research projects to understand the effects of sensory items on the symptoms of stress and anxiety. Illumination Foundation of North Carolina and Worries Bead Gone can only rely on the experiential evidence of users of “Worry Beads.”

How To Use The Beads

Its simple! When in environment that could trigger symptoms of anxiety or stress, grab your beads and fidget. Simply engage the beads by moving them through the fingers, feeling each bead while breathing slowly. Rolling the beads hand-to-hand can be helpful, as well.  Also, mentally reciting affirmations or positive thoughts may be beneficial while engaging the beads. Each set of beads comes with an attachment for a positive visual point of your choice.

A Good Cause

A portion of the profits from the sale of Worries Bead Gone products will benefit IFNC. Yes, we are biased, but we think that is pretty darn good cause.

Purchase or request custom handmade keychains, necklaces, bracelets and lanyards here.



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