Anxiety Disorders

What is an anxiety disorder?

The word “disorder” makes some people cringe.   In our culture, it’s a word that is often used to express judgement and is sometimes used to unfairly label someone whose behavior or values  may be different.
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Having said that, there can be value in getting a clear understanding of what the term anxiety disorder means.    This can help you to more accurately assess the role of anxiety in your life and guide your recovery, if you do have an anxiety disorder.
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An anxiety disorder is a pattern of anxiety that causes you distress, limits your functioning in an important area of your life, and places you at increase risk of harm.  It can put your health at risk, or it can put you at risk for some kind of impairment.
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If you have an anxiety disorder, your fear response is also something that is not typical for our culture.   For example, if you are nervous and worried because you are waiting for your cancer celebrity porn pictures tests results, that is to be expected.   If you are nervous because you are afraid to leave your house to go the doctor, that’s not typical for our culture.   Most people don’ t get scared about leaving the house, whereas most people would be scared about getting their medical test results.

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If you suffer from an anxiety disorder, the good news is that there are skills that you can learn to get better.
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