Eric Patterson

Eric Patterson, Author at New Life Outlook

About Eric

Eric L. Patterson, LPC, is a professional counselor in western Pennsylvania, who has been working for over a decade to help his clients live happier lives. By night, he is a dad, husband, runner and freelance writer specializing in transferring his mental health knowledge and experience into clear, actionable content for his readers.

Recently, Eric’s writing has expanded to a lighter side with Consume Review Repeat. Whether the topic is as serious as the impacts of anxiety or as silly as the best iced coffees around, Eric strives to keep his writing sharp, engaging and enlightening.

Eric loves his daughters, indie rock music and all things zombies. Read more about Eric and his writing on his website.

Eric's Work

AFib Journal

How You Can Benefit From Keeping a Journal

It may seem silly at first, but keeping a journal is a great tool for atrial fibrillation treatment. Here's how to make the most of your AFib journal.
240 found this helpful by Eric Patterson on May 3, 2016
Meditation for AFib

How AFib Patients Can Benefit From Meditation

Meditation is often misunderstood because it can mean several different things. Let's take a look at meditation for AFib and if you could benefit from it.
124 found this helpful by Eric Patterson on February 9, 2016
Explaining AFib to Loved Ones

How To Explain AFib to Loved Ones

Explaining AFib to the people in your life can be difficult. Consider these tips for educating your loved ones.
by Eric Patterson on August 17, 2015
Helping Someone With Atrial Fibrillation

Helping Someone With Atrial Fibrillation

You want to assist a loved one who has been diagnosed with AFib, but where do you start? Consider these tips for helping someone with atrial fibrillation.
by Eric Patterson on June 2, 2015
Dealing with AFib and Anger

Dealing with AFib and Anger

What could AFib and anger possibly have to do with each other? Anger is actually a behavioral factor related to AFib. Consider these tips for managing it.
by Eric Patterson on March 25, 2015
Managing Depression With Atrial Fibrillation

Managing Depression With Atrial Fibrillation

Physical illnesses often leads depression or anxiety, but do atrial fibrillation and depression have the same relationship?
by Eric Patterson on March 17, 2015
Afib and Emotional Health

AFib and Emotional Health

Gaining awareness of AFib-related emotional health concerns will give you the information needed to find the right level of prevention and intervention.
by Eric Patterson on December 29, 2014