STRUCTURE of Generalized Anxiety Disorder :
Types of anxiety disorder:
Generalized anxiety disorder:
Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) display excessive anxiety or worry, most days for at least 6 months, about a number of things such as personal health, work, social interactions, and everyday routine life circumstances. The fear and anxiety can cause significant problems in areas of their life, such as social interactions, school, and work.
Staying away from the crowd
Difficulty in concentration
Having sleep problems.
They tend to have recurrent panic attacks.Panic attacks are sudden fear that comes into an act and reaches the peak within a minutes.These attacks can occur unexpextedly and also by triggering objects or subjects.
Shortness of breathe
Feeling of out of controls
Peoples suffering from panic attacks usually tend to have the fear regarding the next attack.The fear might be regarding any places,persons,situations.This in long run can lead to agyrophobia.
Phobia related disorders:
it is an aversion to specific objects or place or situation.
These people tend to worry /worry to encounter the next situations (phobic situations)
Take the necessary step to avoid the episodes of phobia
experience immediate anxiety / fear on encountering the objects which panics them.
Peoples tends to have fear regarding specific objects or specific situations.
Eg:flying, heights, fear to animals ,birds, receiving injections and blood.
Social anxiety disorder: this is previously termed as social phobia. People with social phobia tend to have fear regarding the groups,social gatherings or social situations.they fear that their act would leads to the negatively evaluated by others and they fell so embrassed .they are mainly seen with social and school environments.
the peoples tends to have fear with one or two of the following:
Using public transport
Being in closed spaces
Being in enclosed areas
Standing in crows
Being outside of the home alone
Fear of strangers.
Separation anxiety disorder:this is more common among children but adults are also victim to it.
The person get fear of being separated from their attached ones.
They often worry that some sort of harm or something untoward will happen to their attachment figures while they are separated
It is the rare form of anxious disorder.Inspite of having normal language skills peoples tends to get anxiety/fear in social situations.It occurs before 5 years of age and it is associated with shyness,embrassement,compulsive traits,hesitations and temper tantrums.