Anxiety disorders are classified according to specific symptoms and behaviors. Everyone experiences anxiety in response to the stress of everyday life. For someone with an anxiety disorder, however, those feelings of worry and fear are more intense and persistent.
The Westpark Springs multidisciplinary team works together to accurately diagnose anxiety disorders and provide each patient with a plan of care customized to their individual needs. Commonly diagnosed anxiety disorders include generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), panic disorder, phobias and social anxiety disorder.
Treatment for anxiety disorders can include:
Anxiety treatment is available on an outpatient basis for youth ages 5-17 facing mental and behavioral challenges including:
See outpatient programs for children and adolescents.