Other conditions where anxiety is present
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
Post-traumatic stress disorder can happen after a person experiences a distressing event like war, assault, accident or disaster.
Symptoms can include difficulty relaxing, upsetting dreams or flashbacks of the event, and avoidance of anything related to the event.
Learn more: Post-traumatic stress disorder
Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
Obsessive compulsive disorder is when someone has ongoing unwanted or intrusive thoughts and fears that cause anxiety.
They may use rituals or repetitive behaviours. For example, a fear of germs can lead to constant washing.
Learn more: Obsessive compulsive disorder