The best treatment for this situation would probably be 1) consulting with a psychiatrist to see if medications are needed, and 2) psychotherapy
Since the symptoms of the schizoaffective disorder
are most likely contributing to the anxiety
difficulties, medicating to treat only the anxiety runs the risk of neglecting the underlying socioemotional problems.
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