Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 5/26/11 Anxiety Disorders in Children and  Adolescents Chapter Six
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5/26/11 The Experience of Anxiety Anxiety is defined as a diffuse, vague, and very unpleasant feeling of fear and apprehension. Worries about unknown dangers Physical symptoms of anxiety
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5/26/11 Types of Anxiety Disorders Separation Anxiety Disorder Generalized Anxiety Disorder Social Anxiety Disorder Panic Disorder Agoraphobia Phobic Disorders (Specific Phobia) Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
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5/26/11 Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) GAD is characterized by prolonged feelings of vague, but intense fears, which cannot be explained. Inability to control worry Symptoms: (1) restlessness or feeling keyed up or on edge (2) being easily fatigued
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Panic Disorder  An abrupt surge of intense anxiety rising to a peak that either is cued by the presence, or thought, of particular stimuli or that occurs
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This note was uploaded on 05/26/2011 for the course PSYCH 101 taught by Professor Janetseward during the Spring '11 term at Lewis University .

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