Generalized Anxiety Disorder

  • What is it? : generalized anxiety disorder is mental health condition characterized by persistent and/or excessive worry about a number of different things
  • What are the general symptoms? : The DSM-V lists the following symptoms as part of the diagnostic criteria for Generalized Anxiety Disorder –
    • restlessness/ feeling on edge
    • being easily fatigued, difficulty concentrating/ mind going blank
    • irritability
    • muscle tension
    • sleep disturbances