As part of the DeStress for Success© program, we asked 173 teenagers* what
they knew about mental health disorders.
is now your turn to test your knowledge on mental health
disorders! Compare your answers with the participants of the program by
clicking on the answer's link.
out if you are right with the expert’s explanations, Dr. Stéphane Kunicki, Head of the Intensive Care Unit at Louis-H. Lafontaine Hospital.
Q.1 Have you heard of anxiety disorders?
Q.2 In your opinion, what are the symptoms of anxiety disorders?
Did you know?
OCD is an anxiety disorder.
Among children, there are two anxiety disorders that are more widespread.
For example, if you are in distress each time you are
separated from your parents (for example, to go to school or to go
sleep over at a friend's house), you may suffer from separation anxiety
If you have an insurmountable and haunting fear of
something (for example, insects, flying, talking in public) you may be
suffering from a specific phobia.