Generalised Anxiety Disorder – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment


What is generalised anxiety disorder? Generalised anxiety disorder – sometimes shortened to GAD – is a condition characterised by excessive, persistent and unreasonable amounts of anxiety and worry regarding everyday things.


This is a great video exploring the intricacies of generalised anxiety disorder. It contains all the infromation you might want to know about the causes of the disorder, the symptoms and how it might be treated.

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