Texas Psychological And Consultation Services - TPACS
Texas Psychological And Consultation Services - TPACS

Anxiety Issues

 

Although some stress is quite normal, too much anxiety can interfere with school, friendships and family relationships. Please click here if you would like to schedule an initial meeting to determine if psychological testing is needed.

 

Psychological assessment of anxiety may be needed if your child has any of the following symptoms:

  • Worries frequently that things will go wrong
  • Has significant test anxiety that interferes with performance
  • Says that mind "going blank" when called on in class
  • Avoids socializing with other children
  • Fears minor changes in routine
  • Is rigid and perfectionistic
  • Panics on timed assignments and examinations 
  • Worries often about normal life events
  • Avoids having friends over
  • Refuses to participate in group activities
  • Imagines the worst and ruminates about fears
  • Over-estimates danger and is preoccupied with unlikely catastrophes
  • Shows frequent signs of fearfulness, irritability and fatigue
  • Has sweaty palms, muscle tension, dizziness, rapid heart beat, headaches and stomachaches
  • Avoids people and restricts activities
  • Has obsessive thinking and compulsive behaviors to ward off anxious feelings

 

Please click here if you would like to schedule an initial meeting to determine if psychological testing is needed. For more information about anxiety and comprehensive psychological testing, please enter your contact information in the form to the right or send us an email at info@tpacs.com


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