DSM 5 - Anxiety Disorders
Separation Anxiety Disorder; Selective Mutism; Specific Phobia; Social Anxiety Disorder; Panic Disorder; Panic Attack SPECIFIER; Agoraphobia; Generalized Anxiety Disorder;
Terms in this set (12)
Normal reaction to a real, known or perceived external source of danger.
There is something that leads to concern, worry or a behavioral reaction; normal.
Anticipation of threat or of perceived threat; emotional state persists after removal of fear- causing stimulus, condition or threat and is inadequate to account for the symptoms; overestimates danger.
Separation Anxiety Disorder
Fear concerning separation from major attachment figure (MAF); 4+weeks in children 6+months in adults. Significant distress in functioning. Fear/anxiety when
Consistent failure to speak in social situations in which there is an expectation to speak for at least 1 month. No relation with language, communication disorder or mental health Do.
Marked and persistent fear that is excessive or unreasonable, cued by the presence or anticipation of a specific object or situation; provokes immediate fear or anxiety; lasting for 6 months or more; clinically significant distress.
Phobic Stimulus (Specifier)
Animals, Natural environment, Blood-injection-injury, Situational, others.
Social Anxiety Disorder
Marked fear or anxiety of social situations in which the individual is exposed to scrutiny by others; ex. social interaction, being observed and performing in front of others. provokes immediate fear or anxiety; lasting for 6 months or more; clinically significant distress.
Recurrent unexpected panic attacks in which both somatic and cognitive symptoms are present; At least one of the attacks has been followed by 1 month (or more) of one or both of the following: persistent concern about having additional panic attacks or their consequences (e.g., losing control, having a heart attack, "going crazy") or a significant change in behavior related to the attacks
Panic Attack Specifier
Is NOT a mental disorder and can not be coded. A discrete period of intense fear or discomfort, in which four (or more) of the following symptoms developed abruptly and reached a peak within 10 minutes: palpitations, pounding heart, or accelerated heart rate; sweating; trembling or shaking; sensations of shortness of breath or smothering;
feeling of choking; chest pain or discomfort; nausea or abdominal distress; feeling dizzy, unsteady lightheaded, or faint; derealization or depersonalization; fear of losing control or going crazy; fear of dying; paresthesias (numbness or tingling sensations) and chills or hot flushes.
Marked fear or anxiety of 2 of the following: use of public transportation, being in open spaces, being in enclosed places, standing in line or being in a crowd, being outside one's home alone; provokes immediate fear or anxiety; lasting for 6 months or more; clinically significant distress.
Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Excessive anxiety and worry (apprehensive expectation), occurring more days than not for at least 6 months, about a number of events or activities (such as work or school performance). The person finds it difficult to control the worry. The anxiety and worry are associated with 3+ of the following 6 symptoms (with at least some symptoms present for more days than not for the past 6 months): restlessness or feeling keyed up or on edge; being easily fatigued; difficulty concentrating or mind going blank; Irritability; muscle tension and sleep disturbance.