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Psychological Disorde12 - Psychological Disorders Anxiety...

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Psychological Disorders Anxiety Disorders Anxiety is a common and normal occurrence. However, a chronic, high level of anxiety indicates an anxiety disorder. Common Anxiety Disorders Some of the more common anxiety disorders include: Generalized Anxiety Disorder: A person with generalized anxiety disorder experiences persistent and excessive anxiety or worry that lasts at least six months. Specific Phobia: A person who has specific phobia experiences intense anxiety when exposed to a particular object or situation. The person often avoids the feared object or situation because of a desire to escape the anxiety associated with it. Social Phobia: A person who has social phobia experiences intense anxiety when exposed to certain kinds of social or performance situations. As a result, the person often avoids these types of situations. Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia: A person with panic disorder experiences recurrent, unexpected panic attacks, which cause worry or anxiety. During a
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