Anxiety disorders

Learn more about anxiety disorders like panic attacks and post-traumatic stress disorder and find common symptoms, treatment and prevention methods here.

Panic Disorder

Panic disorder is characterised by repeated panic attacks, which last anything from a few seconds to a few minutes.

What are anxiety disorders?

Anxiety disorders are group of psychiatric conditions that involve extreme, often excessive or irrational, worrying or fear and may cause physical symptoms such as shaking, chest tightness and sweating.

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Michael Simpson has been a senior psychiatric academic, researcher, and Professor in several countries, having worked at London University in the UK; McMaster University in Canada; Temple University in Philadelphia, USA.; and the University of Natal in South Africa.

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