Finding Providers
loading

We found 10 providers with an interest in anxiety and who accept OptumHealth Behavioral Solutions near Edina, MN.

Dr. Suzanne L Krueger, PsyD
Specializes in Psychology
900 American Boulevard E; Suite 103
Bloomington, MN
 

Dr. Suzanne Krueger's specialty is psychology. Her clinical interests include depression, trichotillomania, and eclectic therapy. Dr. Krueger accepts Magellan Health Services, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. Her practice is open to new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , anxiety

All Interests: Depression, Trichotillomania, Phobias, Dissociative Disorders, Men's Health Issues, Eating ... (Read more)

Dr. Psy D L P Dona Gail Lofland, PsyD
Specializes in Psychology
6830 Canterbury Lane
Eden Prairie, MN
 

Dr. Dona Lofland practices psychology in Eden Prairie, MN. These areas are among her clinical interests: depression, christian counseling, and narrative therapy. She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and Blue Cross, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Lofland welcomes new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , anxiety

All Interests: Depression, Infidelity Issues, Education Consultation, Phobias, Employee Assistance Programs, ... (Read more)

Dr. Timothy James McCarthy, PhD
Specializes in Family Therapy, Psychology
8400 Normandale Lake Boulevard; Suite 920
Bloomington, MN
 

Dr. Timothy McCarthy specializes in family therapy and psychology and practices in Bloomington, MN and Eden Prairie, MN. Areas of expertise for Dr. McCarthy include crisis intervention, infidelity issues, and phobias. He takes Blue Shield, ValueOptions, Anthem, and more. Dr. McCarthy is accepting new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , medical anxiety, anxiety

All Interests: Crisis Intervention, Depression, Phobias, Men's Health Issues, Substance Abuse, Sleep Disorders, ... (Read more)

Jean Naymark
Specializes in Family Therapy, Social Work
5200 Willson Road; Suite 210
Edina, MN
 

Ms. Jean Naymark is a family therapist and social worker. Her areas of expertise include depression, child abuse, and phobias. Blue Shield, MultiPlan, and Anthem are among the insurance carriers that Ms. Naymark honors. Ms. Naymark's practice is open to new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , anxiety

All Interests: Depression, Child Abuse, Infertility, Phobias, Dissociative Disorders, Substance Abuse, Somatic ... (Read more)

Jan L Weber, MS, MSW
Specializes in Family Therapy, Social Work, Naturopathy
1120 East 80th Street; Suite 109
Bloomington, MN
 

Ms. Jan Weber works as a family therapist, social worker, and naturopathic doctor. Ms. Weber's areas of expertise include phobias, diagnostic evaluation, and feminist therapy. She is an in-network provider for Magellan Health Services, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and PacifiCare, as well as other insurance carriers.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , anxiety

All Interests: Depression, Phobias, Diagnostic Evaluation, Feminist Therapy, Holistic Approaches, Mindfulness, ... (Read more)

Dr. Nancy Ann Lawroski, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
2904 Humboldt Avenue S
Minneapolis, MN
 

Dr. Nancy Lawroski is a psychologist in Minneapolis, MN. Her areas of expertise include adoption issues, depression, and grief. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Magellan Health Services, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Aetna. Dr. Lawroski is open to new patients.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , anxiety

All Interests: Depression, Men's Health Issues, Neglect, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Family Therapy Services, ... (Read more)

Joan Ungar, MA
Specializes in Psychology
10285 Yellow Circle Drive
Hopkins, MN
 

Ms. Joan Ungar is a psychologist. Ms. Ungar's clinical interests include alcohol abuse, child abuse, and depression. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and Behavioral Health Systems.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , anxiety

All Interests: Alcohol Abuse, Depression, Child Abuse, Infidelity Issues, Phobias, Employee Assistance Programs, ... (Read more)

No Photo
Specializes in Psychology
5417 Kellogg Avenue
Minneapolis, MN
 

Ms. Suzy Kronfeld's specialty is psychology. Clinical interests for Ms. Kronfeld include depression, group therapy services, and anxiety. She is affiliated with Private Practice. She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield and United Healthcare insurance.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , anxiety

All Interests: Depression, Anxiety, Phobias, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Group Therapy Services, Generalized ... (Read more)

Frederick H Stechmann, MS
Specializes in Psychology
3400 W. 66th Street; Suite 375
Edina, MN
 

Mr. Frederick Stechmann works as a psychologist in Edina, MN. These areas are among Mr. Stechmann's clinical interests: depression, attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD), and stress management. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Cigna, and Aetna, in addition to other insurance carriers.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , anxiety

All Interests: Depression, Behavioral Disorders, Conduct Disorder, Intimacy Issues, Grief, Men's Health Issues, ... (Read more)

Kiel B Walters
Specializes in Social Work
5200 Willson Road; 210
Edina, MN
 

KIEL WALTERS's area of specialization is social work. KIEL WALTERS's areas of expertise include depression, narrative therapy, and person-centered therapy. KIEL WALTERS honors Out of Network, Aetna, and Medicaid, in addition to other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact kIEL WALTERS's office for an appointment.

Read more

Relevant Interests: , anxiety

All Interests: Depression, Phobias, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Substance Abuse, Mindfulness, Eating Disorders, ... (Read more)

Conditions / Treatments

Gender

Insurance

New Patients

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Distinctions

Accessibility

Online Communication

Patient Demographic

Practice Affiliation

Certifications

Credentials

Specialty

Years Since Graduation

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.