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Digital Shareables on Anxiety Disorders

Use these resources to raise awareness about anxiety disorders.

Anxiety Disorders

Occasional stress and anxiety is a normal part of life. But anxiety disorders involve more than temporary worry or fear. An anxiety disorder is a medical condition that interfere with daily activities such as job performance, schoolwork, and relationships. For more information on anxiety disorders, visit our health topic page or view our brochures.

Help raise awareness about anxiety disorders by sharing information and materials based on the latest research.

Share These Graphics and Social Media Messages

Download and share these messages to help spread the word about stress and anxiety. You can copy and paste the text into a tweet, email, or post. To share the image, right-click on it and select "save image as" to save the file to your computer. We encourage you to use the hashtag #ShareNIMH in your social media posts to connect with people and organizations with similar goals. For more ideas on how to use these resources, visit our help page.

Joyful person with raised arms at the beach with the message “Your mental health matters.”

Mental Health Matters

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Your mental health matters. Mental health is just as important as physical health. Good mental health helps you cope with stress and can improve your quality of life. Get tips and resources from NIMH to help take care of your mental health. https://go.usa.gov/xH5QU #shareNIMH

My Mental Health Infographic

My Mental Health: Do I Need Help?

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Do you need help with your mental health? If you don't know where to start, this infographic may help guide you. https://go.usa.gov/xGfxz #shareNIMH

Presents information about stress, anxiety, and ways to cope when feeling overwhelmed.

I’m So Stressed Out!

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Life can be stressful. If you are struggling to cope, or the symptoms of your stress or anxiety won’t go away, it could affect your health. Learn more at https://go.usa.gov/xfQKq. #shareNIMH

Person talking with health care provider on his computer with the message “Learn what to consider when looking for a provider.”

What is Telemental Health?

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Research suggests that telemental health services can be effective for many people, including, but not limited to those with ADHD, PTSD, depression, and anxiety. Learn about factors to consider when using telemental health. https://go.usa.gov/xHbtM. #shareNIMH

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Let's Talk About Anxiety Disorders

Help raise awareness about anxiety disorders by sharing informational materials based on the latest research. Share science. Share hope. https://go.usa.gov/xv8mv #shareNIMH

5 Things You Should Know About Stress: 1. Stress affects everyone. 2. Not all stress is bad. 3. Long-term stress can harm your health. 4. There are ways to manage stress. 5. If you feel overwhelmed by stress, ask for help from a health professional.

5 Things to Know About Stress

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Everyone feels stressed from time to time. It's important to pay attention to how you deal with minor and major stressors, so you know when to seek help. Manage your stress with these tips: https://go.usa.gov/xepWq. #shareNIMH

Illustration of overwhelmed young person with  eyes closed holding head in hands sitting in front of a computer with message “Anxiety disorders involve more than temporary worry or fear. For a person with an anxiety disorder, the anxiety does not go away and can get worse over time.”

Generalized Anxiety Disorder

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Occasional anxiety is a normal part of life. But people with generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) feel extremely worried or feel nervous about these and other things—even when there is little or no reason to worry about them. Visit https://go.usa.gov/xdsNW to learn more. #shareNIMH

Illustration of person holding brain and heart with message “Occasional anxiety is part of life, but sudden attacks of overwhelming fear may be a sign of a panic disorder. Know the signs and symptoms.” Points to www.nimh.nih.gov/anxietydisorders.

Panic Disorder

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Panic disorder is characterized by recurring, sudden attacks of anxiety and overwhelming fear that last for several minutes. Panic disorder can disrupt daily life, but following a treatment plan can help people manage symptoms. Learn more at https://go.usa.gov/xdsNB #shareNIMH

Illustration of a person in a spotlight with the message “Social anxiety disorder isn’t shyness—it involves intense fear of being scrutinized and judged.” Points to www.nimh.nih.gov/anxietydisorders

Social Anxiety Disorder

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Are you extremely afraid of being judged by others? Are you very self-conscious in everyday social situations? If you’ve felt this way for at least 6 months and these feelings make it hard for you to do everyday tasks, you may have a social anxiety disorder: https://go.usa.gov/xdsN9 #shareNIMH

Use Videos to Educate Others

Click “Copy link” to copy the video URL and post these videos on social media, or embed them on your website.