Depression and anxiety symptoms often tend to overlap, especially in the older population, leading to an under-diagnosis of anxiety. However, treatment for the two disorders can be different - that's why it's important to accurately diagnose and assess these disorders in older adults.
Understanding destructive co-dependency. Codependency is a relationship pattern (with anyone) that is self destructive for both parties because we give at our own expense instead of setting healthy boundaries. Read more about what codependency is and how to heal it.
Obsessive compulsive disorder is a serious psychiatric illness that affects millions of people worldwide. People with this disease struggle with intrusive thoughts and sometimes it leads to repetitive compulsive behaviour. For example, sometimes a patient might be inclined to count the lamp posts or shops on his way and if they suspect they have missed one, they go back and start the procedure all over again. They might also develop a tendency to check the doors and windows several times to…
Social Phobia: Extreme Shyness and Fear of Public Performance - www.healthyplace.com/anxiety-panic/articles/social-phobia-extreme-shyness-fear-of-public-performance/ - #Anxiety #SocialPhobia #Shyness #HealthyPlace