Christine R. Maldonado PhD


Self-Test for Anxiety

This questionnaire—called the GAD-7 screening tool—can help you find out if you might have an anxiety disorder that needs treatment. It calculates how many common symptoms you have and—based on your answers—suggests where you might be on a scale, from mild to severe anxiety. GAD-7 stands for “generalized anxiety…

Anxiety

Anxiety is an uncomfortable feeling of fear, uneasiness, or concern that something bad may happen. Anxiety can cause physical symptoms such as trembling, shaking, muscle aches, restlessness, insomnia, rapid heartbeat, sweating, and clammy hands. If anxiety interferes with your daily activities, you may need treatment…

Delusions

Delusions are firmly held but false beliefs. The most common delusion people have is that someone is trying to steal from them.