Home > Medical > Depression > Anxiety disorders Anxiety disorders All sections in Depression » About Depression » Antidepressants » Anxiety Disorders » Care » Depression in... » ECT » FAQs » Health Tips » Living with Depression » Medico-legal Aspects » Depression News » Post-natal Depression » Psychotherapy » Real-life Story » Suicide » Support Groups Anxiety disorders Everybody knows what it's like to feel anxious – the butterflies in your stomach before a first date, the tension you feel when someone important to you is angry with you Generalised Anxiety Disorder People with generalised anxiety disorder experience more than day-to-day anxiety. Worries are excessive, unrealistic, chronic and relentless. Post-traumatic stress disorder Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) arises as an immediate, delayed and/or protracted response to a traumatic or stressful event. Talk Man Talk forum » Quiz Could you be bipolar? » Ask CyberShrink » Quiz Are you depressed? » Climate change hit list 10 salty food culprits Fear or phobia? Do you have an intense fear of animals, heights, blood, injections, planes? You may be suffering from a phobia. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a psychiatric disorder characterised by obsessions and compulsions. Social Anxiety Disorder Social anxiety disorder (SAD) is also known as social phobia. A phobia is an irrational fear resulting in conscious avoidance of a situation, activity or object. Panic Disorder Panic disorder is characterised by the occurrence of repeated panic attacks, which last anything from a few seconds to a few minutes, but which are experienced as extremely frightening and uncomfortable. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life.