Anxiety

Did you know that 40 million American adults live with Anxiety Disorders each year?

Anxiety disorders can become so severe that normal life and relationships become impaired. There are many types of anxiety disorders with their own unique sets of symptoms. Some of these disorders include panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), social phobia (or social anxiety disorder), specific phobias, and generalized anxiety disorder (GAD).

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Carmen Andreescu, M.D. - Brain and behavior research expert on anxiety
Carmen Andreescu, M.D.
July 26, 2013
2009 NARSAD Young Investigator Grant: Neural Markers of Treatment Response in Late-life Generalized Anxiety Disorder Carmen Andreescu, M.D., an Assistant...
Zhen Yan, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, a stress expert
Zhen Yan, Ph.D.
July 17, 2013
  A degree of stress is a normal part of life, but stress can become problematic in vulnerable individuals and contribute to the development of mental...
Golan Shahar, Ph.D., Expert on depression research and anxiety research
Golan Shahar, Ph.D.
July 11, 2013
A difficult-to-conduct multi-year study has measured, perhaps for the first time, the psychological and behavioral impact of exposure to repeated acts of...
Olivier J. Manzoni, Ph.D., of INSERM, expert on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and anxiety disorders
Olivier J. Manzoni, Ph.D.
June 04, 2013
Researchers commonly use fear extinction as the main line of treatment for anxiety disorders. Extinction therapy aims to train the patient to distinguish non-...
Florin Dolcos, Ph.D., Expert on Anxiety
Florin Dolcos, Ph.D.
May 31, 2013
Do you know someone who tends to focus on the negative and bottle up emotions? A new study by NARSAD Grantee Florin Dolcos, Ph.D., and colleagues at the...

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