Anxiety Course

Home Study Zone offers an Anxiety eLearning online course that provides an introduction to the topic of anxiety and the different anxiety diagnoses within the health and social care sector.

The CPD Certified Anxiety Course begins by explaining what anxiety is, how prevalent it is and why individuals may experience heightened anxiety in their daily lives. The course goes on to distinguish between fear and anxiety, before outlining the symptoms of anxiety disorders including the emotional, physical and behavioural symptoms. The course describes the difference between the ‘normal’ anxiety we all experience from time to time, and anxiety that is classified as a ‘disorder’.

Enrol for this course

£50.00

Clear

Course Description

This anxiety eLearning online course aims to introduce you to the topic of anxiety. You will also study the different anxiety diagnoses in health and social care.

The anxiety course begins by explaining what anxiety is. You will investigate how prevalent it is and why individuals may experience heightened anxiety in their daily lives. The course goes on to distinguish between fear and anxiety and will outline the symptoms of anxiety disorders including the emotional, physical and behavioural symptoms. The course describes the difference between the ‘normal’ anxiety we all experience from time to time, and anxiety that is classified as a ‘disorder’.

You will then learn about the causes of anxiety disorders, and other problems that may co-exist, for examples, feelings of depression, or alcohol use.

In stage two, you will learn in more detail about the specific diagnoses of anxiety disorder. These include Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD), Panic Disorder, Mixed Anxiety and Depressive Disorder (MADD), Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Hoarding Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Social Anxiety Disorder and Phobias.

Stage three focuses on support and treatment options. Therefore outlining the different treatment options for different diagnoses, as specified by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE). The course will also give help and guidance on how you can support an individual you work with if they are experiencing an anxiety disorder.

Study our Anxiety Course via an eLearning platform

The Anxiety course is delivered via an eLearning platform. E-Learning an efficient way of delivering courses online due to its convenience and flexibility. The resources are available from anywhere and at any time. Meaning everyone can take advantage of web-based learning regardless of their circumstances. E-Learning is invaluable for employers, meaning staff can complete CPD without the added cost of lecturers and conferences.

CPD Certified

The CPD Certification Service was established in 1996. It is the leading independent CPD accreditation institution operating across industry sectors.  Certified CPD courses complement the Continuing Professional Development policies of professional institutes and academic bodies. CPD courses can be completed at work or at home or whoever there is an internet connection. Meaning that you can further your skillset and progress your career in a way that suits you.

Other CPD Certified courses

Along with this Anxiety course, Home Study Zone offers a vast array of other Certified CPD courses. CPD helps somebody build their skill set, gain further understanding, and progress in their career.

See our other CPD Certified courses available here

Learning Outcomes

  • Explain what anxiety is.
  • Identify the different signs and symptoms of anxiety.
  • Outline the common causes of anxiety.
  • Identify different types and diagnoses of anxiety disorders.
  • Know the coexisting problems associated with anxiety.
  • Outline the support and treatment options available for anxiety disorders.

Course Syllabus

  • What is anxiety
  • Fight or flight
  • Prevalence of anxiety disorders
  • Signs and symptoms
  • Causes
  • Co-existing problems
  • Generalised Anxiety Disorder
  • Panic Disorder
  • Mixed Anxiety and Depressive Disorder