Friends & Family
Patricia Gerbarg, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor in Psychiatry
New York Medical College
Richard Brown, MD
Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
College of Physicians and Surgeons
If you think a family member may be suffering from an anxiety disorder, ask him or her to answer the questions below and print out the results to share with a health care professional.
To locate a specialist who treats anxiety disorders, visit the ADAA Find a Therapist.
Are you troubled by the following?
If someone close to you has an anxiety disorder, here are some ways you can help:
Almost all couples have their share of challenges. However, when half of a couple has an anxiety disorder, both partners face a new set of challenges, and other challenges may be exacerbated.
Chief of Psychiatry, Harborview Medical Center
Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry
and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington at Harborview Medical Center
Director, Center for Healthcare Improvement for Addictions, Mental Illness and Medically Vulnerable Populations (CHAMMP)