Do you suffer with feelings of anxiety, worry, or stress? Do you often feel afraid of social situations, or suffer intense feelings of dread that something terrible is going to happen? Do you have unexplainable fears of specific objects situations? These are common symptoms of anxiety disorders.
Anxiety disorders can take many forms, but all involve an intense, exaggerated, and irrational fear, terror, or feeling of dread and physical symptoms of a "fight or flight" response including sweating, trembling, heart palpitations, nausea, chest pains, or a sensation that one is choking.
Some of the most common anxiety disorders include:
- Generalized Anxiety Disorder: Persistent worry about everyday life events without reason or justification.
- Panic Disorder: A sudden feeling of terror that comes on without warning.
- Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A disabling condition in which the sufferer is plagued this recurring thoughts or compelling urges to engage in repetitive behaviors.
- Social Anxiety: Anxiety over how one might behave in the presence of other that could result in embarrassment or humiliation.
- Specific Phobia: Intense anxiety and physical symptoms in response to specific objects or situations that pose no actual threat.
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: a condition that can develop following a traumatic and/or terrifying event, such as a sexual or physical assault, the unexpected death of a loved one, or a natural disaster. People with PTSD often have lasting and frightening thoughts and memories of the event, and tend to be emotionally numb.
Don’t wait. Call today to make an appointment for anxiety disorder therapy today, or use the form on this page to schedule a telephone consultation. Once we have an understanding of your individual circumstances we will recommend a course of action.
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You have already taken the first and most important step by considering getting treatment for anxiety disorder. Now is the time to talk to someone who can help.