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Anxiety disorders in adults an evidence-based approach to psychological treatment

McLean, Peter D. ;Woody, Sheila R.

Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press c2001

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  • Title:
    Anxiety disorders in adults an evidence-based approach to psychological treatment
  • Author/Creator: McLean, Peter D.
  • Woody, Sheila R.
  • Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press
  • Creation Date: c2001
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (384 p.).
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-361) and index.
  • Subjects: Anxiety -- Treatment
  • Description: Recently developed psychosocial treatments for anxiety disorders reflect the systematic influence of scientifically generated knowledge, and these new treatments yield strong results. Research in such areas as information processing, cognition, behavioral avoidance, and the physiological components of anxious arousal has increased our knowledge of mediators that cause and maintain anxiety disorders. The development of these new clinical tools is timely, as epidemiological studies now show that up to 25% of people will experience at least one anxiety disorder in their lifetime. Meanwhile, menta
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-361) and index.
  • Contents: Contents; 1 EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE; 2 THE NATURE OF ANXIETY; 3 SPECIFIC FEARS AND PHOBIAS; 4 SOCIAL PHOBIA; 5 PANIC DISORDER AND AGORAPHOBIA; 6 OBSESSIVE-COMPULSIVE DISORDER; 7 POSTTRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER; 8 GENERALIZED ANXIETY DISORDER; 9 STANDARDS FOR QUALITY CARE; APPENDIX A: USEFUL MEASURES FOR ANXIETY DISORDERS; APPENDIX B: EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES FOR PROFESSIONALS; APPENDIX C: OUTCOMES MEASUREMENT SYSTEMS VENDORS; REFERENCES; INDEX
    Evidence-based practice
    The nature of anxiety
    Specific fears and phobias
    Social phobias
    Panic disorder and agoraphobia
    Obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Posttraumatic stress disorder
    Generalized anxiety disorder
    Standards for quality care
    Appendix A: Useful measures for anxiety disorders
    Appendix B: Educational resources for professionals
    Appendix C: Outcomes measurement systems vendors.
  • OCLC Number: 475956193
    133166769
  • Identifier: ISBN0-19-026149-8;ISBN1-280-47015-1;ISBN9786610470150;ISBN0-19-802759-1;ISBN0-19-530192-7