We found 11 providers with an interest in anxiety and who accept Cash Pay near Sarasota, FL.

Dr. Geoffrey D P Kanter, PhD
Specializes in Psychology, Neuropsychology
1250 S Tamiami Trail; Suite 201
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Geoffrey Kanter specializes in psychology and neuropsychology. In addition to English, Dr. Kanter speaks Polish. Clinical interests for Dr. Kanter include behavioral medicine, depression, and psychopharmacology. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He is accepting new patients.

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Dr. Katherine Frawley Gibson, MA, BS, PsyD
Specializes in Psychology
4071 Bee Ridge Road; Suite 204
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Katherine Gibson's specialty is psychology. Her clinical interests include depression, adolescent issues, and systematic desensitization. Dr. Gibson honors Self-Pay/Uninsured insurance. She welcomes new patients.

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Specializes in Psychology
51 Wallace Avenue
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Marie Hetu's specialty is psychology. Her areas of expertise include the following: depression, behavior therapy, and geriatric consultation. She honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. Dr. Hetu is open to new patients.

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Dr. Carol A Twitchell, PsyD
Specializes in Psychology
1608 Oak Street
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Carol Twitchell specializes in psychology. These areas are among her clinical interests: depression, domestic abuse, and infertility. She accepts several insurance carriers, including ValueOptions, Self-Pay/Uninsured, and Medicare. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Twitchell's office for an appointment.

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Dr. Barbara J Lorry, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
1714 South Drive
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Barbara Lorry works as a psychologist. Clinical interests for Dr. Lorry include hypnosis (hypnotherapy), depression, and life transitions. Dr. Lorry accepts the following insurance: Self-Pay/Uninsured and Medicare. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Dr. Daniel Bass Goldman, PhD
Specializes in Psychology, Counseling
5971 Cattlemen Lane
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Daniel Goldman's specialties are psychology and counseling. He practices in Punta Gorda, FL, Sarasota, FL, and Port Charlotte, FL. Dr. Goldman's areas of expertise include the following: behavioral medicine, depression, and existential psychotherapy. He accepts Self-Pay/Uninsured, Medicare, and TRICARE insurance. His practice is open to new patients.

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Dr. David Stephen Peters, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
73 S. Palm Avenue
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. David Peters works as a psychologist. His areas of expertise include behavioral medicine, crisis intervention, and depression. He accepts the following insurance: Self-Pay/Uninsured and Medicare. Dr. Peters has an open panel.

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Specializes in Social Work, Psychology
2844 Proctor Road Tr146
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Jill Bressler is a social worker and psychologist. These areas are among Dr. Bressler's clinical interests: behavioral medicine, crisis intervention, and depression. She is an in-network provider for Self-Pay/Uninsured insurance. She is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Psychology, Neuropsychology
4370 S Tamiami Trail; Suite 237
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Jane Zarzecki works as a psychologist and neuropsychologist. Her areas of expertise include behavioral medicine, case management, and depression. She is in-network for Self-Pay/Uninsured, Medicare, and TRICARE insurance. Dr. Zarzecki welcomes new patients.

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Specializes in Psychology
330 S Pineapple Avenue; #110
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Rona Ross is a psychologist in Sarasota, FL. Dr. Ross's areas of expertise include the following: depression, infertility, and education consultation. She honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. She welcomes new patients.

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Specializes in Neuropsychology
5104 N Lockwood Ridge Road; Suite 105
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Federica Priano practices neuropsychology in Sarasota, FL. Her areas of expertise include depression, immigration issues, and grief. Dr. Priano takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. She speaks Italian. She is accepting new patients.

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What is Anxiety?

Anxiety is a generic name given to a variety of conditions characterized by unusual amounts of fear and worry, especially unrealistic fears and tension. People who suffer from anxiety often are aware that their fears are irrational, but that knowledge does not make the feeling of being scared and anxious go away. To qualify as anxiety, symptoms must last for 6 months or more and interfere with the way a person lives their daily life. Some cases may be mild, where, for example, a person simply avoids certain situations. Other cases can be severe enough to be disabling.

Some of the specific conditions covered under the general label of anxiety include:
  • Generalized anxiety disorder
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder
  • Phobias
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Social phobia
  • Panic disorder

Collectively, anxiety disorders are the most common mental health issues diagnosed in the United States -- even more common than depression. Women are more likely than men to be diagnosed with anxiety, and it is extremely common for a person with anxiety to have another illness at the same time, such as depression, a physical illness, or substance abuse.

Treatment for anxiety usually involves medication and psychotherapy together. Medications used may include antidepressants (which also work for anxiety), anti-anxiety medications, or beta blockers (which can be used to control the physical symptoms of anxiety). Psychotherapy can be useful to teach patients new ways of thinking and reacting so that they can manage their feelings of worry and fear. Support groups can also be very effective for anxiety, and they can be a form of treatment themselves for social phobias. Stress management, relaxation techniques, and meditation all help reduce feelings of anxiety or of being out of control. Finally, having a strong support network of family and friends is an excellent way to help manage the difficulties of life with anxiety.
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