If You Are Diagnosed With Anxiety Disorder Does It Bar You From Certain Professions

Question

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If You Are Diagnosed With Anxiety Disorder Does It Bar You From Certain Professions

if you have an anxiety diagnoses can you be a police officer or security guard, fireman or other profession ? Is your choice of career limited, in other words?

Answer

Thank you for your question and welcome to AnxietyConnection.com.

I think this would depend on your own individual situation and there is no general answer. Anxiety can be mild or severe and the level of disability is different in each person.

Eileen