A mental health disorder classified as an intense feeling of excessive uneasiness, dread, worry and/or fear that interferes with daily functioning abilities.
Some common symptoms of anxiety can include:
- Trouble Concentrating
How Will You Treat My Anxiety?
There is more than one type of anxiety. Social anxiety can devastate your relationships and your ability to interact with others in a social setting, while generalized anxiety can cause you to have constant worry and fear about work, your health, or your family. Successful diagnosis of your anxiety will involve identifying which type is impacting you. It’s not unusual to suffer from more than one anxiety diagnosis.
Because some anxiety disorders can have a physical root, anxiety treatment at Revive & Thrive in Frederick, MD may involve a physical assessment as well as mental health counseling. Any combination of counseling, group meetings, and medications may be recommended to help you resolve your symptoms.
It’s important to understand that medications will not always provide immediate relief for your anxiety disorder. Medications are frequently prescribed along with other therapies, such as counseling and group meetings, coping techniques, and lifestyle/behavioral changes.