High Functioning Anxiety: Signs, Symptoms, & Treatments
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Originally Published: August 19, 2020
Original Author: Eric Patterson, LPC
Original Reviewer: Lynn Byars, MD
Updated: January 20, 2022
Author: No Change
Reviewer: No Change
Primary Changes: Updated for Readability; Added “Signs of High Functioning Anxiety” and “9 Ways to Cope With High Functioning Anxiety.” New sections reviewed by Dena Westphalen, PharmD.