Our expert says:
Both. Some forms o GAD seem to be lifelong, but especially if treatment includes CBT ( Cognitive-Behaviour Therapy ) as well as medication of the sort also used to treat depression, rather than merel sedatives of the valium family, many people can lear5n to control the symptoms and the situations in which they arise, and have no further significant problems from it. You'd need to ask his doc why he thought the path ahead might be bumpy, and what sort of bumps he anticipates !
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