Essays Tagged: "Panic disorder"

"The Effects of Treatment Compliance on Outcome in Congnitive-Behavioral Therapy for Panic Disorder: Quality Versus Quantity"

ased practice were assessed to better evaluate the effects of treatment compliance in patients with panic disorder who participated in a 12 session CBT protocol. CBT which stands for cognitive-behavio ... of anxiety disorders and met the study criteria. The criteria was (a) principal Axis I diagnosis of panic disorder with or without agoraphobia; (b) no change in medication type or dose during the 12 w ...

(1 pages) 132 1 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

What is bipolar disorder?

seldom used and not very effective, though in some instances there is a genetic correlation between panic disorder and bipolar illness (Unisci http://www.unisci.com/stories/20021/0111025.htm). Clearly ... esponsible for the disease was found on the X chromosome. This X chromosome gene also has a link to panic disorder, which also led science magazines to a full-blown ruckus about panic disorder being a ...

(4 pages) 72 1 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

An in depth report on Anxiety Disorders as well as some common terms associated with it

experience grave personal distress. There are several diagnostic categories for anxiety disorders: panic disorder with or without agoraphobia, agoraphobia with panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive di ... he most common types of anxiety disorders, and generalized anxiety disorder and agoraphobia without panic disorder both have a prevalence rate of 3 percent. OCD has a prevalence rate of 2 percent and ...

(9 pages) 301 1 4.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

Agoraphobia

e irrational fears that hamper their existence. Millions of Americans are afflicted with phobias or panic disorder. To escape their fear, they go to great lengths to avoid the object, place, or situat ... aphobics tend to be afraid of large outdoor places such as theaters, malls, or grocery stores. Like panic disorder, agoraphobia is one of several anxiety disorders, and the two are usually connected. ...

(3 pages) 64 0 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

A research paper on Agoraphobia

sing for them to leave the situation. 2.) People avoid those situations which bring them anxiety or panic. It is the fear of the anxiety that leads to the agoraphobia. Its literal definition suggests ... eading view. Agoraphobics are not necessarily afraid of open spaces. They could be afraid of having panicky feelings, wherever these fearful feelings may occur. For many people, it could happen at hom ...

(6 pages) 78 0 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Causes Of Panic Disorder

Biological Causes of Panic Disorder Patients with panic disorder experience terrifying attacks of sudden, overwhelming an ... e. Many anxiety disorders strike women and men in equal numbers, but more women than men experience panic disorders, with or without agoraphobia. Women are also more prone to generalized anxiety disor ... cessive caffeine intake, medication side effects or a thyroid disorder.Many people suffering from a panic disorder are tested for cardiac or neurological illnesses before their disorder is identified. ...

(5 pages) 62 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Psychopharmacology

treatments of psychopharmacology are discussed, with a particular emphasis on the disease known as "panic disorder." It is only one of the primary anxiety disorders; the others include agoraphob ... ive disorder, posttraumatic stress, generalized anxiety, and other anxiety disorders not specified. Panic disorder is also commonly referred to as having "panic attacks." About 2%-5% of the Amer ...

(1 pages) 24 0 1.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

War

sweat, the throat closes up, hands tremble, and the armpits become a perspiration disaster.What is panic disorder? Why does it start? When do panic attacks occur? - Panic disorder is afflicted by fre ... g with the person.- When a person is under extreme stress.How is a phobic disorder different than a panic disorder? - In a panic disorder the person can function where in a phobic disorder the person ...

(2 pages) 11 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

English

sweat, the throat closes up, hands tremble, and the armpits become a perspiration disaster.What is panic disorder? Why does it start? When do panic attacks occur? - Panic disorder is afflicted by fre ... ng with the person.- When a person is under extreme stress.ow is a phobic disorder different than a panic disorder? - In a panic disorder the person can function where in a phobic disorder the person ...

(2 pages) 9 0 1.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Anxiety Disorder and the Brain

ching this illness, I have found that terms like phobia, fear, generalized anxiety, social anxiety, panic and depression are often used as synonyms or in combination with one another. The Diagnostic a ... nes seven categories of anxiety disorders. The seven disorders are ; Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Panic Disorder, Social Phobia, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Generalized Anxiety Disorder and Speci ...

(6 pages) 71 0 5.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

What Are The Different Kinds Of Anxiety Disorders?

cording to Psychiatrists anxiety is divided up into three main types: general anxiety, phobias, and panic disorders. Six months or more of chronic worry and tension characterizes general anxiety disor ... ey avoid contact with their phobia.Intense fears that often, without warning, repeat themselves are panic disorders. Those fears are usually accompanied by physical symptoms that may include chest pai ...

(1 pages) 391 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

What Are The Different Kinds Of Anxiety Disorders?

cording to Psychiatrists anxiety is divided up into three main types: general anxiety, phobias, and panic disorders. Six months or more of chronic worry and tension characterizes general anxiety disor ... contact with their phobia. Intense fears that often, without warning, repeat themselves are panic disorders. Those fears are usually accompanied by physical symptoms that may include chest pai ...

(1 pages) 15 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Anxiety Disorders : G.A.D.

elop further social and physical health problems such as losing their job or developing ulcers. The panic disorder GAD usually comes in the wake of a stressful lie event such (Newman and Bland 1994) O ...

(3 pages) 38 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Anxiety Disorders – Diagnosis and Treatment

Maisto, 2002). Morris and Maisto (2002) mentioned the main anxiety disorders as, specific phobias, panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, and obsessive-compulsive disorder. While an individual ... ng in public places, of being in crowds, of being alone, and/or traveling (Morris and Maisto, 2002).Panic disorder is another type of anxiety disorders that can be successfully treated (NIMH, 2008). P ...

(4 pages) 82 1 4.5 Dec/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Bipolar Disorder

ogical treatment. Clinicians often have to treat comorbid conditions such as personality disorders, panic disorder, generalized anxiety and substance abuse. The purpose of the article, Bipolar Disorde ...

(8 pages) 31 0 4.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Diagnosis and Treatment

Maisto, 2002). Morris and Maisto (2002) mentioned the main anxiety disorders as, specific phobias, panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, and obsessive-compulsive disorder. While an individual ... ng in public places, of being in crowds, of being alone, and/or traveling (Morris and Maisto, 2002).Panic disorder is another type of anxiety disorders that can be successfully treated (NIMH, 2008). P ...

(4 pages) 20 0 3.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Depression

ic predisposition, secondary disorders like post-traumatic stressdisorder, social anxiety disorder, panic disorder or generalized anxiety disorder(bipolarcentral, n.d.). A person who suffers from unip ...

(3 pages) 10 0 0.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Varying types of Anxiety Disorders and their effect on people's lives.

rs and how they can affect each of their sufferers in different ways. Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder, Social Anxiety Disorder, Specific Phobias, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, and Post T ... environment. Secondly a late onset of GAD, is often started by a stressful life event listed above.Panic Disorder (with or without agoraphobia)Panic Disorder is defined as an anxiety disorder consist ...

(10 pages) 44 0 0.0 Jun/2010

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Anxiety Disorders and clinical concepts.

various examinations and tests used in order to diagnose the patient with anxiety disorder, namely panic disorder with agoraphobia (PDA). An ethical issues that may have occurred during the full asse ... errupt with their ability to cope with and live an enjoyable life. These anxiety disorders include: Panic disorder with agoraphobia (PDA), posttraumatic stress disorder (PSD), obsessive- compulsive di ...

(13 pages) 25 0 0.0 Jan/2012

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Depression, Stress & Suicide

Separation Anxiety Disorder in Children

er has also been found to produce a vulnerability to other psychotic disorders in adulthood such as panic disorder, schizophrenia or generalised anxiety disorder (Slattery, 2002). Outlined in the DSM- ... L. Pine, D. S. & Klein, R. G. (2002).Relationship between separation anxiety disorder, parental panic disorder, and atopic disorders in children. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Ado ...

(10 pages) 3 0 0.0 May/2012

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology