Anxiety & Panic Articles
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- Separation Anxiety Disorder Symptoms
The essential feature of Separation Anxiety Disorder is excessive anxiety concerning separation by a child from the home or from those to whom the person is attached. This anxiety is beyond that which is expected ...
- Acute Stress Disorder Symptoms
Acute Stress Disorder is characterized by the development of severe anxiety, dissociative, and other symptoms that occurs within one month after exposure to an extreme traumatic stressor (e.g., witnessing a death or serious accident). As ...
- Social Anxiety Disorder Treatment
Social Anxiety Disorder — also known as social phobia — is commonly treated by either psychotherapy or certain types of psychiatric medications. Social phobiais characterized ...
- Social Anxiety Disorder (Social Phobia) Symptoms
Social anxiety disorder, also known as social phobia, is an intense fear of becoming extremely anxious and possibly humiliated in social situations -- specifically of embarrassing yourself in front of other people.
A person who suffers ...
- Specific Phobia Treatment
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Any help in maintaining the social structure is anxiety-alleviating, and work, school, and social activities should be maintained. Behavioral approaches are widely used ...
- Specific Phobia Symptoms
Many people experience specific phobias, intense, irrational fears of certain things or situations--dogs, closed-in places, heights, escalators, tunnels, highway driving, water, flying, and injuries involving blood are a few of the more common ones. Phobias ...
- Agoraphobia Symptoms
The essential feature of Agoraphobia is anxiety about being in places or situations from which escape might be difficult (or embarrassing) or in which help may not be available in the event of having a ...
- Panic Disorder Treatment
Panic attacks and panic disorder can be very disabling conditions for the people who suffer from them. Sometimes they can lead to avoidance of any activity ...
- Panic Attack Symptoms
A panic attack is a discrete period of intense fear or discomfort, in which four (or more) of the following symptoms developed abruptly and reached a peak within 10 minutes:
Palpitations, pounding heart, or accelerated heart ...
- Panic Disorder Symptoms
People with panic disorder have feelings of terror that strike suddenly and repeatedly with no warning. They can't predict when an attack will occur, and many develop intense anxiety between episodes, worrying when and where ...