Tag Archives: anxiety

Improved Screening for Perinatal Depression and Anxiety, But What Now?

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) now recommends screening for perinatal depression and anxiety, stating that “clinicians screen patients at least once during the perinatal period for depression and anxiety symptoms using a standard, validated tool.”   Approximately 40 states have instituted guidelines and recommendations regarding screening for perinatal depression; however, we are… Read More »

How is anxiety treated today

Anxiety disorders are the most prevalent mental health conditions. Although they are less visible than schizophrenia, depression, and bipolar disorder, they can be just as disabling. The diagnoses of anxiety disorders are being continuously revised. Both dimensional and structural diagnoses have been used in clinical treatment and research, and both methods have been proposed for… Read More »

When did anxiety become a mental illness

Journal List Dialogues Clin Neurosci. Archived from the original on 13 May Anxiety comes in a feared object, or unexpected, anxiety disorder, specific phobias, panic. Jonathan 1 year ago. Panic attacks may be expected, v apparently occurring for no reason. Matt 7 years ago. Anxiety comes in many different forms including generalized anxiety disorder, specific… Read More »