The characteristic feature of anxiety disorder is excessive fear or worry.

Types of Anxiety Disorders

Panic Disorder

  • Sudden onset of palpitations
  • Sweating Trembling/Shaking
  • Shortness of breath
  • Nausea/ Abdominal Distress
  • Chest Pain
  • Choking sensations
  • Dizziness
  • Feelings of unreality
  • Fear of dying
  • Feelings of losing control
  • Feelings of going mad.

Generalized Anxiety Disorder

  • Anxiety is generalized, persistent but not restricted to any particular environmental circumstances.
  • Persistent nervousness
  • Restlessness or feeling on the edge
  • Trembling
  • Muscular Tension
  • Sweating
  • Light Headedness
  • Palpitations
  • Dizziness


  • Characterized by fear of open spaces, using public transportation, being in enclosed spaces, presence of crowds or being outside the home alone, and the difficulty of immediate easy escape to a safe place.
  • Agoraphobic situations produce anxiety, are actively avoided and accompanied by intense fear and anxiety.

Social Phobias

  • Characterized by fear of scrutiny by other people leading to avoidance of social situations.
  • Examples: social interactions like having a conversation, meeting unfamiliar people, being observed/ eating, and performing in front of others. Social situations provoke fear/ anxiety. Blushing, hand tremors, and nausea are some of the common symptoms.

Specific Phobias

  • Restricted to highly specific situations like closed space, urinating or defecating in public toilets, eating a certain food, dentistry, the sight of blood/injury, fear of exposure to specific diseases. The specific phobic situation always provokes immediate fear or anxiety. Fear causes significant impairment and distress.

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