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How can I help a loved one with panic disorder? What should I know about dealing with a loved one who has panic disorder? What role should family or significant others play in the treatment of someone with panic disorder? Family, friends and loved ones can find the answers to these, and many more, questions here.

Dating Someone with Panic Disorder
Are you dating someone with panic disorder? You may be wondering if you can have a healthy and fulfilling relationship with a person who has been diagnosed with a mental health disorder. Here you will find some tips and considerations when dating someone with panic disorder.

Supporting a Loved One With Panic Disorder with Agoraphobia
Tips for Supporting a Loved One With Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia

Helping a Spouse or Partner with Panic Disorder
A diagnosis of an anxiety disorder, such as panic disorder, can greatly impact a relationship. Here you will find 5 ways for couples to manage panic disorder.

Stress Relief for Caregivers
Information from your About.com guide to phobias, Lisa Fritscher.

Understanding Panic Disorder
Friends and family can have a difficult time understanding what their loved one with panic disorder is going through. The more they understand the condition, there better able they will be to relate and know what to expect. Here you will find information to help you understand panic disorder.

Helping a Loved One with Panic Disorder
There are many ways in which you can show your support and encouragement to your loved one with panic disorder. Learn how to help a friend or family member who has been diagnosed with panic disorder.

Tips for Family and Friends
It can be challenging to understand what your loved one with panic disorder is dealing with. Here you will find helpful tips for family and friends who have a loved one with panic disorder.

How to Help a Loved One With a Possible Phobia
Information from your About.com Guide to phobias.

Tips for Supporting a Friend or Loved One With Panic Disorder…
Are you supporting a friend or loved one with panic disorder or agoraphobia? If so, you may find these tips helpful.

Explaining Your Condition to Friends and Family
Loved may have a lot of questions about your diagnosis. Explaining your condition to family and friends can be difficult at times. Here you will find ways of answering questions about panic disorder.

Approaching a Loved One with Panic Disorder
Are you concerned about a loved one's changes in mood and behavior? Do you suspect that your friend or family member is struggling with the symptoms of panic disorder? Listed here are tips and suggestions on how to approach your loved one with panic disorder.

Panic Disorder and Relationships
Panic disorder can have an affect on your personal and professional relationships. Learn how you can create healthy and lasting social relationships.

What Can I Do When a Loved One Won’t Get Help For Panic Disorder?
Are you feeling frustrated that your loved one is refusing to get treated for panic disorder? It can be extremely challenging when a loved one declines treatment, however, there are ways you can learn to cope. Here you will find tips on what you can do when a loved one won't get help for panic disorder.

Understanding the Fear of Panic Disorder: For Family and Friends
What's it like to experience the fear of panic disorder?

What Not To Say to Someone with Panic Disorder
You may not be able to relate to someone with panic disorder. However, you should still approach a panic sufferer with compassion and understanding. Here you will find a list of 5 of the worst things to say to someone having a pane attack, followed by suggestions for better ways to respond.

10 Tips for Family Caregivers
The National Family Caregivers Association provides some useful tips for to maintaining your own health while caring for a loved one.

Can Parents Help Reduce the Risk of their Children Developing Panic Disorder?
Many parents worry that their children are showing signs of fears, phobias, and anxieties. As a parent, you may have wondered if you can prevent your child from developing anxiety and panic disorder. Here you will find information on children, anxiety, and panic disorder.

The Impact of Panic Disorder on Social Relationships
Do you have a loved one who has been diagnosed with panic disorder? Panic disorder can impact one's relationships. Your good intentions may be misunderstood be your loved one with panic disorder. Here you will learn some valuable learn some important Do's and Dont's for family and friends.

Setting Boundaries with a Loved One with Panic Disorder
Setting boundaries with a loved one with panic disorder can have its challenges. Here you will find information on the importance of establishing boundaries.

How to Set Boundaries with a Loved One with Panic Disorder
Do you want to set boundaries with your loved one with panic disorder? Here you will find do's and don'ts to help you establish boundaries.

How Loved Ones Can Better Understand Panic Disorder
If you have a loved one with panic disorder, you will want to be supportive. Here you will find tips to understanding panic disorder.

Gift Guide for People with Panic Disorder
Looking for some thoughtful gift ideas for your loved one with panic disorder? Here you will find an 8 item gift guide.

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