Unformatted text preview: generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), and phobic disorder. Panic Disorder- One experiences anxiety suddenly, and often without warning – rises to a peak and an individual feels a sense of impending, unavoidable doom. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder- People are plagued by unwanted thoughts, called obsessions, or feel that they must carry out actions, termed compulsions, numerous times and against their will. Generalized Anxiety Disorder- One experiences long-term, persistent anxiety and uncontrollable worry. Phobic Disorder- An intense, irrational fear of a specific object, situation, or animal....
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- Spring '11