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My sister has anxiety disorders. What should I tell her?
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In brief: Psychotherapy
Suggest to her that she seek a competent psychotherapist.
An anxiety disorder is a fear of a hidden object. A therapist can help her learn what the hidden fear is and deal with it. An anxiety disorder is no fun. Anxiety can also be a presenting symptom of depression.

In brief: Psychotherapy
Suggest to her that she seek a competent psychotherapist.
An anxiety disorder is a fear of a hidden object. A therapist can help her learn what the hidden fear is and deal with it. An anxiety disorder is no fun. Anxiety can also be a presenting symptom of depression.
Dr. William Drescher
Dr. William Drescher
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Dr. Ana Adelstein
Clinical Psychology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Get Expert Help
Get talk therapy that goes well beyond the line, "tell me how you feel about that.
" first, u really do need someone w/training & expertise in treatment of anxiety problems/disorders. It's vital 2 understand what anxiety is, how it ticks & what specific things can help if anxiety starts interfering w/ ability 2function & w ability 2 form/keep relationships. Great info here: http://www.Anxietybc.Org.

In brief: Get Expert Help
Get talk therapy that goes well beyond the line, "tell me how you feel about that.
" first, u really do need someone w/training & expertise in treatment of anxiety problems/disorders. It's vital 2 understand what anxiety is, how it ticks & what specific things can help if anxiety starts interfering w/ ability 2function & w ability 2 form/keep relationships. Great info here: http://www.Anxietybc.Org.
Dr. Ana Adelstein
Dr. Ana Adelstein
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Dr. Arthur Sands
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Relaxation exercises
Relaxation response by h benson md (harvard prof) excellent book still in print after 25 year http://www.Webmd.Com/balance/stress-management/features/blissing-out-10-relaxation-techniques-reduce-stress-spot?Page=3.

In brief: Relaxation exercises
Relaxation response by h benson md (harvard prof) excellent book still in print after 25 year http://www.Webmd.Com/balance/stress-management/features/blissing-out-10-relaxation-techniques-reduce-stress-spot?Page=3.
Dr. Arthur Sands
Dr. Arthur Sands
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