Anxiety is felt in different ways for different reasons. When anxiety is experienced in a specific way, it is identified as a specific anxiety Condition.
The most common types of Anxiety disorders are:
- Generalized Anxiety Disorder
- Panic Disorder
- Social Anxiety
- Specific phobias
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Types of Anxiety Disorders
Some people feel anxious throughout a certain period while some make it a habit of getting anxious always. Anxiety experienced in a specific way, is identified as a specific anxiety Condition.
Generalized Anxiety Disorder
It’s common for all of us to feel anxious and stressful from time to time when we are faced with a challenging situation like deadlines at work, exams and a job interview. The anxiety that we experience in these challenging situations can help us in staying alert and motivates us to get things done.
However, some people may feel tense and anxious most of the time. For them, it’s an impossible task to relax. Even petty things like daily household chores can lead to uncontrollable worry and anxiety so much so that they start to interfere with their daily lives.