If worry, fear, or panic interferes with your daily life and personal relationships on an ongoing basis, you may be suffering from an anxiety disorder. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, an estimated 5.7% of adults in the United States will experience an anxiety disorder at some point in their lives. Ronald P. Winfield, MD, and the experienced team at Greater Lowell Psychiatric Associates, LLC offer holistic, integrative therapies to treat anxiety. To free yourself from debilitating anxiety, schedule an evaluation by calling the office in North Chelmsford, Massachusetts, today or making an appointment online.
An anxiety disorder is a mental health condition that causes feelings of nervousness, fear, or worry. These feelings are typically persistent, overwhelming, and difficult to control.
There are several kinds of anxiety disorders, including:
Anxiety disorders can interfere with daily activities, work, and interpersonal relationships. They can also have an impact on your physical health. If you experience overwhelming anxiety, it’s a good idea to see a qualified mental health professional for an evaluation.
Different types of anxiety disorders present with various symptoms. However, some anxiety symptoms are common to most types of anxiety disorders, such as:
The compassionate providers at Greater Lowell Psychiatric Associates have experience treating all types of anxiety disorders.
To identify the type of disorder that is causing your anxiety symptoms, your expert at Greater Lowell Psychiatric Associates performs a comprehensive evaluation and carefully reviews your health history. They may also order lab tests to identify the root cause of your anxiety.
When your evaluation is complete, your provider designs a custom treatment plan to meet your individual needs. Depending on the type and severity of your anxiety disorder, your personalized treatment plan may include:
With time and treatment, you can overcome anxiety and restore your ability to enjoy activities and social interactions.
If nervousness, panic, or phobias are having an impact on your quality of life, don’t hesitate to schedule an evaluation with a caring provider at Greater Lowell Psychiatric Associates. Call the office today or make an appointment online.