Ch 15: Age-Related Anxiety Disorders

About This Chapter

Delve into the definitions, causes, and symptoms of age-related anxiety disorders with these lessons. Enhance your knowledge about treatments for these disorders, or simply study the chapter to get ready for an exam or to increase your grades.

Age-Related Anxiety Disorders - Chapter Summary

Although everyone feels anxious now and again, sometimes those feelings of anxiety get to the point where they have debilitating results, and those are often referred to as anxiety disorders. In these lessons, you will go through information about age-related anxiety disorders, including a review of definitions, diagnoses, and treatment options.

Our instructors make sure to focus the lessons on the most vital information you need to know, such as vocabulary terms and related medical concepts. They use both visual and audio cues to let you quickly identify key information. Additionally, the lesson summaries at the close of each lesson will repeat the major terms and concepts as a final recap. Once you take the time to go through each of the lessons in this chapter, you will be ready to:

  • Discuss the mental health perspectives of various anxiety disorders
  • Point out the causes, definitions, and treatments of social and specific phobias
  • Review obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Compare acute stress disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder

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