GAD DiagnosisTo begin your understanding, read Generalized Anxiety Disorder Diagnosis, which covers the main symptoms and diagnostic criteria for GAD.
GAD vs. DepressionMany people with GAD also struggle with depression, and sometimes people with depression experience anxiety. Read the Difference Between GAD and Depression to get a better understanding.
GAD vs Obsessive-Compulsive DisorderObsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is an anxiety disorder that can seem similar to GAD, but has several key differences. Read the Difference Between GAD and OCD here.
GAD vs. Post-Traumatic Stress DisorderPost-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is another anxiety disorder that can feel similar to GAD, especially if there are major troubling events in the person’s past. Get a more complete understanding by reading the Difference Between GAD and PTSD.
GAD vs Adjustment DisorderAdjusting to new situations or conditions in life can often be quite anxiety provoking and stressful. Due to this, people sometimes believe they have an anxiety disorder when in fact they have adjustment disorder. Find the details in the Difference Between GAD and Adjustment Disorder.