Although everyone experiences anxiety now and then, a person who has an anxiety disorder suffers with intense emotional and even physical symptoms that can become so debilitating that it get.s in the way of their ability to function normally.
There are several commonly discussed types of anxiety disorders including but not limited to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Panic Disorder and Social Anxiety Disorder. Although there are similarities between the different manifestations of extreme anxiety, there are also very different symptoms and changes in behavior that occur with each type of anxiety.
Not all stress is negative nor is all anxiety a mental health issue. Here you will find information about other subcategories of anxiety such as stress, nervousness, fear of success and how to deal with life.s difficult situations.