Panic Drug Alcohol Rehab Center - Malibu Horizon

therapy is the most improtant part of panic rehabPanic disorder affects about 6 million American adults and is twice as common in women as men. Effective treatments for panic disorder are available, and research is yielding new, improved therapies that can help most people with panic disorder and other anxiety disorders lead productive, fulfilling lives. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy has shown to be a very effective and powerful tool in the successful treatment of panic disorder. A person with panic disorder often lives in fear of another attack, and may be afraid to be alone or far from clinical help. A panic attack begins suddenly, and most often peaks within 10 to 20 minutes. Some symptoms continue for an hour or more. A panic attack may be mistaken for a heart attack. Panic attacks can include anxiety about being in a setting where an escape may be difficult such as being in a crowd or traveling in a car or bus. This type of panic disorder is called agoraphobia. Panic disorder is a type of anxiety disorder in which you have repeated attacks of intense fear that something bad will happen. The cause is unknown. Genes may play a role. Other family members may have the disorder. But panic disorder often occurs when there is no family history. Panic disorder is twice as common in women as it is in men. Symptoms often begin before age 25, but may occur in the mid-30s. Panic disorder may occur in children, but it is often not diagnosed until they are older.

Symptoms

Chest pain or discomfort

Dizziness or faintness

Fear of dying

Fear of losing control or impending doom

Feeling of choking

Feelings of detachment

Feelings of unreality

Nausea or upset stomach

Numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or face

Palpitations, fast heart rate, or pounding heart

Sensation of shortness of breath or smothering

Sweating, chills, or hot flashes

Trembling or shaking



Panic Disorder - Drug Alcohol Rehab Treatment Center

When someone is abusing drugs and or alcohol, it is essential to treat any co-occurring conditions such as panic, anxiety, depression and bi-polar conditions. CBT addresses the client's thought patterns. It helps a client learn how to cope with their feelings.

Malibu Horizon specializes in treating both substance abuse and panic disorder with the proper therapy.



please note: All medical services are rendered by outside service providers.



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