Welcome to Anxiety Q&A, where you can ask questions and receive answers. Please Click to go to Anxiety Boss
KalmPro: Doctor recommended anxiety supplement.
Find out Your Anxiety Levels.

Can panic attacks occur with performance anxiety?

1 Answer

0 votes
Best answer

Yes, panic attacks can occur with performance anxiety, also known as stage fright. So when you are performing, giving a speech in front of an audience, or taking a test, you may experience a panic attack if you have performance anxiety.

To prevent panic attacks from occurring, you need to address the performance anxiety. The following video explains how performance anxiety develops, and what you can do to treat it:

answered Feb 21, 2016 by drcarlo (295,840 points)