A panic disorder is defined with the following criteria:
When left untreated, panic disorder can wreak havoc with a person’s life. The biggest risk is the onset of additional mental disorders such as phobias and depression. People with panic disorder may withdraw from social situations or from their jobs. And panic disorders can lead to dangerous behaviors such as substance abuse or suicidal tendencies.
Please note that our medical staff can treat clients with panic attacks even when they do not meet the medical definition of a panic disorder.
Many mental disorders have detectable root causes, and discovering these root causes assists in the formulation of an individualized care plan that can allow clients to manage their mental disorders. Common factors that can either trigger or exacerbate panic attacks include:
La Ventana’s panic disorder treatment centers in Thousand Oaks and Agoura Hills can guide clients suffering from panic disorders towards wellness. Our residential and outpatient services offer safe spaces where clients can seek treatment without fear of negative judgements. Our trained staff performs cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) to address the root causes of panic attacks. We can also provide medication management services to help clients handle the disruptive symptoms of panic attacks. Our available prescriptions include beta blockers, benzodiazepines, serotonin norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs), and serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SRIs).
The staff at La Ventana’s panic disorder treatment centers in Thousand Oaks and Agoura Hills are eager to speak with potential and current clients as well as their families. They can perform free consultations and provide tours of our facilities. And we can work with many major health insurance companies. We urge people interested in addressing their mental health concerns to contact us by filling out our online form, calling us at (800) 560-8518, or emailing us at email@example.com.