Symptoms General Anxiety Disorder based PPDGJ-III

GAD often coexist (comorbid) with other disorders, such as depression, agoraphobia and obsessive compulsive disorder. The primary symptoms of anxiety should take place almost every day for several weeks, even the usually up to a few months, these symptoms include anxiety about the future (worry about bad luck, feeling uneasy as in the balance, difficulty concentrating), motor tension (restlessness, headache, trembling and unable to relax), overactivity of the autonomic (head feels tendency, sweating, tachycardia, taking, complaints epigastric, headache, dry mouth. In children: There is a need redundant to be soothed (reassurance) as well as complaints of somatic repeated. In some people found their sleep disorders, such as hard to sleep, hard to continue to sleep, or sleep that is restless and unsatisfying. therapy – therapy that can be used in dealing with GAD, such as dual diagnosis treatment centers.

Psychoanalysis therapy is to help find the source of conflict and anxiety clients aware that it is a symbol of the conflict in the (inner conflict). Second, cognitive therapy can be done through cognitive restructuring (cognitive restructuring). Cognitive therapy can be developed into cognitive therapy – by combining behavioural techniques – behavioural techniques such as exposure and techniques – Cognitive techniques such as cognitive restructuring. Third, Biological therapies such as the use of the drug – a mild sedative doses in patients. One way is to use SSRIs and drugs – certain medicines. SSRI stands for Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors, which owns antidepressants which affect the activity of the brain chemical that inhibits the reabsorption of serotonin in the brain. SSRIs are commonly given to people with GAD is fluoxetine (Prozac), paroxetine (Paxil) and escitalopram (Lexapro). As for the drugs were generally well administered in patients with GAD is a benzodiazepine that is a stimulant which quickly reacts, this type of drug use is not recommended for long-term use because it can cause dependence (habit-forming). Benzodiazepines are commonly given are alprazolam (Xanax), chlordiazepoxide (Librium).