Phobias and Panic Disorders

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Phobias and Panic Disorders


Content Source:

Canadian Mental Health Association
Type: Informational Material


This resource is informational material about phobias and panic disorders. The overview of the resource is, "Everyone feels scared at times. But sometimes, fear can come up in a situation that isn’t expected. This fear stops us from going about our usual routines or working towards our goals. Phobias and panic disorder are two examples of mental illnesses that can lead to these problems." The resource also provides links to other resources to help educate students about mental illnesses.

This alignment results from the ALEX Health/PE COS Resource Alignment Summit.

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 9-12
Health Education
HE.3.5) Identify the necessity to seek help for mental and emotional health problems.

Examples: mood disorders, depression, anxiety and suicidal ideation

a. Locate information on how to cope with and rebuff unwanted physical and verbal exploitation by other persons.

Tags: Health Education, Mental Health, Panic Disorders, Phobias, Treatment
License Type: Public Domain
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Partnered Event: Health/PE COS Summit
AccessibilityText Resources: Content is organized under headings and subheadings

This would be used in addition to a lesson plan about understanding and treating mental illnesses. Teachers could add a video, note guide, and or worksheets to their lesson.

  This resource provided by:  
Author: Amber Ensley
The event this resource created for:Health/PE COS Summit