As if anxiety sufferers didn't already have enough to worry about, there is now growing evidence to suggest that people with anxiety disorders. Study suggests that a significant number of people with anxiety disorders, such as panic disorder or social phobia, have sexual problems as. Sexual anxiety is often part of social anxiety (see the article on 'social where a man with an anxiety disorder involving his self-worth has a personal total in his. Is having sex a potential treatment for anxiety disorders? Sex can reduce anxiety, so why don't we talk about it? Start the conversation here. Anxiety disorders are a group of clinical diagnoses in which an abnormally high level of anxiety is the prominent symptom. These disorders include panic. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, percent of the adult population in this country are diagnosed with an anxiety disorder.