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 (, witnessing ...
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Social Anxiety 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...
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Specific Phobia Treatment

Table of Contents Psychotherapy Medications Self-Help Introduction Any help in maintaining the social structure is anxiety-alleviating, and work, school, and social activities should be maintained. Behavioral approaches are widely...
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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...
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Anxiety & Panic

Agoraphobia Symptoms

The essential feature of Agoraphobia is anxiety about being in (or anticipating) situations from which escape might be difficult or in which help may not be available in the...
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Panic Disorder Treatment

Introduction Psychotherapy Medications Self-Help Introduction Panic attacks and panic disorder can be very disabling conditions for the people who suffer from them. Sometimes they can lead to avoidance of...
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Panic Attack Symptoms

A panic attack is a discrete period of intense fear or discomfort emerging from either a calm or anxious state, in which four (or more) of the following symptoms...
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