Anxiety Disorder Treatment
Occasional anxiety is a normal part of life. You might feel anxious when faced with a problem at work, before taking a test, or making an important decision. Anxiety Disorders involve more than temporary worry or fear. Here in our clinic we provide best anxiety disorder treatment services in california for a person with an Anxiety Disorder, the anxiety does not go away and can get worse over time. The feelings can interfere with daily activities such as job performance, school work, and relationships.
What are the types of Anxiety Disorders?
Anxiety Disorder is an umbrella term that includes different conditions:
Panic Disorder: You feel terror that strikes at random. During a panic attack, you may also sweat, have chest pain, and feel palpitations (unusually strong or irregular heartbeats). Sometimes you may feel like you’re choking or having a heart attack.
Social Anxiety Disorder: Also called social phobia, this is when you feel overwhelming worry and self-consciousness about everyday social situations. You fixate about others judging you or on being embarrassed or ridiculed.
Specific Phobias: You feel intense fear of a specific object or situation, such as heights or flying. The fear goes beyond what’s appropriate and may cause you to avoid ordinary situations.
Generalized Anxiety Disorder: You feel excessive, unrealistic worry and tension with little or no reason.
Obsessive-Compulsive disorder (OCD) : Obsessive-Compulsive disorder (OCD) is a diagnosis you might be given if your anxiety leads you to experience:
Obsessions – unwelcome thoughts, images, urges or doubts that repeatedly appear in your mind
Compulsions – repetitive activities that you feel you have to do.
What are the symptoms of Anxiety Disorders?
All Anxiety Disorders share some general symptoms:
Panic, fear, and uneasiness
Not being able to stay calm and still
Cold, sweaty, numb or tingling hands or feet
Shortness of breath