Anxiety disorder
Anxiety disorders are a category of mental disorders characterized by feelings of anxiety and fear, where anxiety is a worry about future events and fear is a reaction to current events. These feeling...
Anxiety disorder - Wikipedia
Therapists Coin the Term 'Trump Anxiety Disorder’
Therapists coin the term 'Trump Anxiety Disorder’ Symptoms include: Feeling that the world is ending, lack of sleep, and excessive time on social media
A Fast Acting Drug For OCD
A new study provides a deeper understanding of the mechanisms behind OCD and suggests the disorder could be treated by a class of drugs that has been investigated in clinical trails.
Bill Gates Memorised His Employees’ Number Plates To Monitor When They Left The Office
The Microsoft co-founder admitted he was 'fanatical about work' in his youth. Bill Gates used to memorise all his employees’ number plates so that he could monitor the time they arrived and left the o...
Phobias may be memories passed down in genes from ancestors
Memories may be passed down through generations in DNA in a process that may be the underlying cause of phobias. Memories can be passed down to later generations through genetic switches that allow ...
Liebowitz Social Anxiety Scale Test
The Liebowitz Social Anxiety Scale (LSAS) is a questionnaire developed by Dr. Michael R. Liebowitz, a psychiatrist and researcher. This measure assesses the way that social phobia plays a role in your...
Possible New Weapon Against PTSD
About 8 million Americans suffer from nightmares and flashbacks to a traumatic event. This condition, known as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), is particularly common among soldiers who have bee...
Brain Imaging Shows How Children Inherit Their Parents’ Anxiety
In rhesus monkey families — just as in their human cousins — anxious parents are more likely to have anxious offspring. And a new study in an extended family of monkeys provides important insights int...
Childhood Trauma Leads To Brains Wired For Fear
Last week, a report by the University of San Diego School of Law found that about 686,000 children were victims of abuse and neglect in 2013. Traumatic childhood events can lead to mental health and b...
21 Things That Will Help You Understand Your Socially Anxious Friends So Much Better
It's not you, it's me. Social anxiety is more complicated than just ~fearing~ people. It’s fearing getting judged by those people, offending them, saying something stupid to them, humiliating yourself...
Genetic Biomarkers Link PTSD to Immune System Response
Using whole transcriptome RNA sequencing on blood samples from 188 U.S. marines both before and after deployment, the researchers identified a group of genes that regulated both the innate immune syst...
New Study Links Social Anxiety To Being An Empath
 Have you ever felt anxious being around other people? For some, the feelings of social anxiety can be so intense that someone can feel totally paralyzed just to be out in public. Could social anxiety...
Hundreds of thousands of children shell-shocked after the war in Gaza
More than 370,000 children have been left shell-shocked by last year's Israeli attack on Gaza
Anxiety disorder - Anxiety Overview
The 5 anxiety disorders and why they develop. Watch this and more health videos at: http://www.answerstv.com/health.
Psychosomatic medicine - HOLOS: 8/14 PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE
The new scientific paradigm manifesto. Thirty scientists and global culture personalities, from Dalai Lama to Fritjof Capra and Ervin Laszlo, explain the evo...
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
This is a Films for the Humanities and Sciences video that I am making available to my Psych 1 students only.
Generalized anxiety disorder
Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is an anxiety disorder that is characterized by excessive, uncontrollable and often irrational worry, that is, apprehensive expectation about events or activities. T...
Panic Disorder
Panic disorder is an anxiety disorder characterized by recurring panic attacks, causing a series of intense episodes of extreme anxiety during panic attacks. It may also include significant behavioral...
Phobias
In clinical psychology, a phobia is a type of anxiety disorder, usually defined as a persistent fear of an object or situation in which the sufferer commits to great lengths in avoiding, typically dis...
Agoraphobia
Agoraphobia is an anxiety disorder characterized by anxiety in situations where the sufferer perceives certain environments as dangerous or uncomfortable, often due to the environment's vast openness ...
Social Anxiety Disorder
Social anxiety disorder (SAD), also known as social phobia, is the most common anxiety disorder. It is one of the most common psychiatric disorders: 12% of American adults have experienced it. It is c...
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD) is an anxiety disorder characterized by intrusive thoughts that produce uneasiness, apprehension, fear or worry (obsessions), repetitive behaviors aimed at reducing...
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder - Wikipedia
Post traumatic stress disorder
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may develop after a person is exposed to one or more traumatic events, such as major stress, sexual assault, terrorism, or other threats on a person's life. The d...
Post traumatic stress disorder - Wikipedia
Separation anxiety disorder
Separation anxiety disorder (SAD) is a psychological condition in which an individual experiences excessive anxiety regarding separation from home or from people to whom the individual has a strong em...
Compulsive hoarding
Compulsive hoarding (more accurately described as "hoarding disorder") is a pattern of behavior that is characterized by the excessive acquisition of and inability or unwillingness to discard large qu...
Compulsive hoarding - Wikipedia
Posttraumatic stress disorder
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may develop after a person is exposed to one or more traumatic events, such as sexual assault, warfare, serious injury, or threats of imminent death. The diagnos...
Posttraumatic stress disorder - Wikipedia
Animal hoarding
Animal hoarding is keeping a higher-than-usual number of animals as domestic pets without having the ability to properly house or care for them, while at the same time denying this inability. Compulsi...
Animal hoarding - Wikipedia
A Fast Acting Drug For OCD
A new study provides a deeper understanding of the mechanisms behind OCD and suggests the disorder could be treated by a class of drugs that has been investigated in clinical trails.