Cognitive Therapy of Anxiety Disorders

Science and Practice

Author: David A. Clark,Aaron T. Beck

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 1609189922

Category: Psychology

Page: 628

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- Winner of the American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award - Mental Health Nursing! Aaron T. Beck - Winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Nursing Centers Consortium! Updating and reformulating Aaron T. Beck's pioneering cognitive model of anxiety disorders, this book is both authoritative and highly practical. The authors synthesize the latest thinking and empirical data on anxiety treatment and offer step-by-step instruction in cognitive assessment, case formulation, cognitive restructuring, and behavioral intervention. They provide evidence-based mini-manuals for treating the five most common anxiety disorders: panic disorder, social phobia, generalized anxiety disorder, obsessive “compulsive disorder, and posttraumatic stress disorder. User-friendly features include vivid case examples, concise "Clinician Guidelines" that reinforce key points, and over three dozen reproducible handouts and forms.

Cognitive Therapy of Anxiety Disorders

A Practice Manual and Conceptual Guide

Author: Adrian Wells

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118725425

Category: Medical

Page: 328

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Cognitive therapies are based on the idea that behavior and emotions result largely from an individual's appraisal of a situation, and are therefore influenced by that individual's beliefs, assumptions and images. This book is a comprehensive guide to cognitive therapy of anxiety disorders.

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Anxiety Disorders

Mastering Clinical Challenges

Author: Gillian Butler,Melanie Fennell,Ann Hackmann

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 1606238698

Category: Psychology

Page: 224

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Helping therapists bring about enduring change when treating clients with any anxiety disorder, this invaluable book combines expert guidance, in-depth exploration, and innovative clinical strategies. The authors draw on extensive experience and research to provide a framework for constructing lucid formulations of complex cases. They identify obstacles that frequently arise during the early, middle, and later stages of treatment and present a wide range of practical solutions. The volume demonstrates clear-cut yet flexible ways to enhance client engagement, foster metacognitive awareness, facilitate emotional processing, address low self-esteem and fear of uncertainty, and much more. Reproducible handouts and forms are included.

Avoiding Treatment Failures in the Anxiety Disorders

Author: Michael Otto,Stefan Hofmann

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1441906126

Category: Psychology

Page: 405

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Extensive studies have shown cognitive-behavioral therapy to be highly effective in treating anxiety disorders, improving patients’ social functioning, job performance, and quality of life. Yet every CBT clinician faces some amount of client resistance, whether in the form of “This won’t work”, “I’m too depressed”, or even “You can’t make me!” Avoiding Treatment Failures in the Anxiety Disorders analyzes the challenges presented by non-compliance, and provides disorder- and population-specific guidance in addressing the impasses and removing the obstacles that derail therapy. Making use of extensive clinical expertise and current empirical findings, expert contributors offer cutting-edge understanding of the causes of treatment complications—and innovative strategies for their resolution—in key areas, including: The therapeutic alliance The full range of anxiety disorders (i.e., panic, PTSD, GAD) Comorbidity issues (i.e., depression, personality disorders, eating disorders, substance abuse, and chronic medical illness) Combined CBT/pharmacological treatment Ethnic, cultural, and religious factors Issues specific to children and adolescents. Both comprehensive, and accessible, Avoiding Treatment Failures in the Anxiety Disorders will be welcomed by new and seasoned clinicians alike. The window it opens onto this class of disorders, plus the insights into how and why this treatment works, will also be of interest to those involved in clinical research.

Group Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy of Anxiety

A Transdiagnostic Treatment Manual

Author: Peter J. Norton

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 1462507751

Category: Psychology

Page: 222

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Cognitive-behavioral therapy is highly effective in the treatment of anxiety disorders, regardless of the specific type of fear that is causing difficulties. This practical, hands-on clinical resource presents a proven group treatment protocol for patients with any anxiety diagnosis. Step-by-step guidelines are provided for setting up transdiagnostic groups, using comprehensive assessment to plan and monitor treatment, and implementing carefully sequenced cognitive and behavioral techniques. Clinical examples illustrate the nuts and bolts of intervention across different anxiety disorder presentations. Special features include 19 reproducible handouts and forms that can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size.

Analyse der Phobie eines fünfjährigen Knaben

Author: Sigmund Freud

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 8027314623

Category: Psychology

Page: 76

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Aus dem Buch: "Wir wollen zur Ehrenrettung unseres kleinen Hans ein Weiteres tun. Er benimmt sich eigentlich nicht schlechter als ein Philosoph der Wundtschen Schule. Für einen solchen ist das Bewußtsein der nie fehlende Charakter des Seelischen, wie für Hans der Wiwimacher das unentbehrliche Kennzeichen alles Lebenden. Stößt der Philosoph nun auf seelische Vorgänge, die man erschließen muß, an denen aber wirklich nichts von Bewußtsein wahrzunehmen ist – man weiß nämlich nichts von ihnen und kann doch nicht umhin, sie zu erschließen –, so sagt er nicht etwa, dies seien unbewußte seelische Vorgänge, sondern er heißt sie dunkelbewußte." Sigmund Freud (1856-1939) war ein österreichischer Neurologe, Tiefenpsychologe, Kulturtheoretiker und Religionskritiker. Er war der Begründer der Psychoanalyse und gilt als einer der einflussreichsten Denker des 20. Jahrhunderts. Seine Theorien und Methoden werden bis heute diskutiert und angewendet.

CBT For Anxiety Disorders

A Practitioner Book

Author: Gregoris Simos,Stefan G. Hofmann

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118316762

Category: Psychology

Page: 272

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CBT for Anxiety Disorders presents a comprehensive overview of the latest anxiety disorder-specific treatment techniques contributed by the foremost experts in various CBT approaches. Summarizes the state-of-the-art CBT approaches for each of the DSM anxiety disorders Represents a one-stop tool for researchers, clinicians, and students on CBT for anxiety disorders Features world leading CBT authors who provide an up to date description of their respective treatment approaches in a succinct, and clinician-tailored, fashion

Treating Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Evidence-based Strategies, Tools, and Techniques

Author: Jayne L. Rygh,William C. Sanderson

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 9781593850395

Category: Psychology

Page: 210

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This highly practical manual provides evidence based tools and techniques for assessing and treating clients with Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD). Proven cognitive-behavioral interventions are described in rich, step-by-step detail, together with illustrative case examples. With an emphasis on both accountability and flexibility, the clinician is guided to select from available options, weave them into individualized treatment plans, and troubleshoot problems that may arise. For those clients who do not respond well to CBT alone, the book also offers a chapter on cutting-edge supplementary interventions that have shown promise in preliminary clinical trials. Special features include a wealth of reproducible materials - over twenty-five client handouts and forms, assessment tools, and more - presented in a convenient large-size format.

Anxiety Disorders and Phobias

A Cognitive Perspective

Author: Aaron T. Beck,Gary Emery,Ruth L. Greenberg

Publisher: Basic Books (AZ)

ISBN: 9780465003853

Category: Anxiety.

Page: 343

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Shows how the basic concepts of cognitive therapy may be used successfully in treating people who suffer from phobias and anxiety

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Social Anxiety Disorder

Evidence-based and Disorder-specific Treatment Techniques

Author: Stefan G. Hofmann,Michael W. Otto

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 0415954029

Category: Medical

Page: 216

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Social phobia, or social anxiety disorder, is among the most common (and debilitating) of the anxiety disorders, and at any given time it effects somewhere between 3 and 5% of the US population, with similar statistics found in countries around the world. Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) has been demonstrated to be the most effective form of treatment for social phobia, but research has shown that conventional CBT principles and general interventions fall short of the mark. With this in mind, Hofmann and Otto have composed an organized treatment approach that includes specifically designed interventions to strengthen the relevant CBT strategies. This volume builds upon empirical research to address the psychopathology and heterogeneity of social phobia, creating a series of specific interventions with numerous case examples.

Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment for Generalized Anxiety Disorder

From Science to Practice

Author: Michel J. Dugas,Melisa Robichaud

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1135928355

Category: Psychology

Page: 264

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By focusing on the cognitive-behavioral model and treatment options, Dugas and Robichaud present a detailed analysis of the etiology, assessment, and treatment of Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD). Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment for Generalized Anxiety Disorder: From Science to Practice provides a review of the empirical support for the different models of GAD. It includes a detailed description of the assessment and step-by-step treatment of GAD (including many examples of therapist-client dialogue), data on treatment efficacy in individual and group therapy, and concludes with a description of maintenance and follow-up strategies.

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Dental Phobia and Anxiety

Author: Lars-Göran Öst,Erik Skaret

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118499514

Category: Psychology

Page: 248

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The first book to describe evidence-based treatment of dentalphobia using brief CBT, based on the pioneering single-sessiontreatment for specific phobias developed by Lars-GöranÖst. Brings together research, experience and techniques fromclinical psychology and dentistry to describe evidence-basedtreatment of dental phobia in clinical and dental contexts Chapters describe epidemiology, diagnosis and differentialdiagnosis, symptoms, clinical characteristics and consequences, andaetiology of dental phobia Also covers related issues including intra-oral injectionphobia, dental treatment of fearful children, and the use ofmedication to supplement psychological treatment of fear

Metacognitive Therapy for Anxiety and Depression

Author: Adrian Wells

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 1609184963

Category: Psychology

Page: 316

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This groundbreaking book explains the "whats" and "how-tos" of metacognitive therapy (MCT), an innovative form of cognitive-behavioral therapy with a growing empirical evidence base. MCT developer Adrian Wells shows that much psychological distress results from how a person responds to negative thoughts and beliefs?for example, by ruminating or worrying?rather than the content of those thoughts. He presents practical techniques and specific protocols for addressing metacognitive processes to effectively treat generalized anxiety disorder, obsessive?compulsive disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder, and major depression. Special features include reproducible treatment plans and assessment and case formulation tools, plus a wealth of illustrative case material.

Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Advances in Research and Practice

Author: Richard G. Heimberg,Cynthia L. Turk,Douglas S. Mennin

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 9781572309722

Category: Psychology

Page: 446

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In the last decade, tremendous progress has been made in understanding and addressing generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), a prevalent yet long-neglected syndrome associated with substantial functional impairment and reduced life satisfaction. This comprehensive, empirically based volume brings together leading authorities to review the breadth of current knowledge on the phenomenology, etiology, pathological mechanisms, diagnosis, and treatment of GAD. Provided are psychological and neurobiological models of the disorder that combine cutting-edge research and clinical expertise. Assessment strategies are detailed and promising intervention approaches described in depth, including cognitive-behavioral, interpersonal, psychodynamic, and pharmacological therapies. Also covered are special issues in the treatment of GAD in children, adolescents, and older adults.

The Treatment of Anxiety Disorders

Clinician Guides and Patient Manuals

Author: Gavin Andrews,Mark Creamer,Rocco Crino,Andrew Page,Caroline Hunt,Lisa Lampe

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521788779

Category: Medical

Page: 611

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This completely revised new edition provides a practical and tried framework to help build successful treatment programs for anxiety disorders.

Assessment in Cognitive Therapy

Author: Gary P. Brown,David A. Clark

Publisher: Guilford Publications

ISBN: 1462518125

Category: Psychology

Page: 366

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This volume brings together leading experts to explore the state of the art of cognitive clinical assessment and identify cutting-edge approaches of interest to clinicians and researchers. The book highlights fundamental problems concerning the validity of assessments that are widely used in cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT). Key directions for further research and development are identified. Updated cognitive assessment methods are described in detail, with particular attention to transdiagnostic treatment, evidence-based practice, cognitive case formulation, and imagery-based techniques.

Exposure Treatments for Anxiety Disorders

A Practitioner's Guide to Concepts, Methods, and Evidence-Based Practice

Author: Johan Rosqvist

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 113691577X

Category: Psychology

Page: 280

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Exposure Treatments for Anxiety Disorders is a unique volume, as it draws together the latest research on the rapidly-expanding field of anxiety disorders and illuminates how to correctly apply the proven methodology of behavioral therapy techniques to the variety of situations that face today's mental health professional. That said, cognitive therapy has in the last 10 years gotten increased attention as an alternative to behavior therapy in the treatment of anxiety disorders. But while it is gaining acceptance among practitioners, cognitive therapy has yet to illustrate substantial benefits above those that behavior therapy can already provide. In light of the aforementioned, coupled with the pressure many practitioners feel from managed care paradigms and shrinking healthcare coverage, this book will be a welcome resource allowing for increased clarity of action, accountability, and ultimately, positive client outcome. Each chapter is designed to address pivotal aspects in the assessment, formulation and diagnosis, and treatment of anxiety disorders, to a sufficient depth that the generalist practitioner will be comfortable using this book as a guide when working with the anxiety disordered client.

Angststörungen bei Kindern und Jugendlichen

Author: Franz Borgwald

Publisher: GRIN Verlag

ISBN: 3640968980

Category: Psychology

Page: 15

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Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2011 im Fachbereich Psychologie - Entwicklungspsychologie, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität Greifswald, Sprache: Deutsch, Abstract: „Angst ist ein Gefühlszustand, der gekennzeichnet ist durch negative Emotionen und körperliche Symptome von Anspannung. Der Begriff Angst leitet sich von dem lateinischen Wort „anxius“ ab und definiert einen Zustand von Erregung und Belastung.“ (ESSAU, Cecilia A., 2003) In der Wissenschaft wird die Angst in ihrer Ursache und Wirkung, sowohl gegenwärtig als auch zukunftsorientiert als eine komplexe Erfahrung verstanden. Sie äußert sich körperlich, kognitiv und im Verhalten. Angststörungen bei Kindern und Jugendlichen sind ernstzunehmende Störungen. Es gibt unterschiedliche Risikofaktoren auf der familiären Ebene, der kognitiven Ebene und im Bereich unterschiedlicher Lebensereignisse. Mit Lebensereignissen sind Augenblicke gemeint, in denen das Kind oder der Jugendliche eine extreme negative Erfahrung gemacht hat. Aufgrund dieser unterschiedlichsten Risikofaktoren gilt es als Lehrer, eine Sensibilität für Symptome möglicher Angstreaktionen zu entwickeln. Kinder werden ihre Gefühle je nach Alter direkt oder indirekt beschreiben können. In jedem Fall gilt es, Beobachtungen mit den Eltern bzw. anderen Lehrern abzugleichen und eventuell einen Therapeuten zur Behandlung aufzusuchen. Durch die Klassifikationsmöglichkeiten nach DSM-III und ICD-10 ist es heute möglich, nach einer genauen Diagnose und einer dazu passenden Behandlung weitere Folgen und eine Verfestigung der jeweiligen Angststörung zu verhindern.

Treatment of Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Therapist Guides and Patient Manual

Author: Gavin Andrews,Alison E. Mahoney,Margo Genderson,Megan J. Hobbs

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198758847

Category: Anxiety disorders

Page: 208

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Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) is characterised by excessive anxiety and worry about everyday concerns such as work, family, relationships, finances, health, and safety. The worry is difficult to control; it lasts months and years rather than hours or days, and is accompanied by a variety of additional symptoms including restlessness, irritability, fatigue, muscle tension, and difficulties concentrating and sleeping. The worry and anxiety in GAD is distressing and disabling. People who worry in a maladaptive way benefit from good, proactive treatment, and that is the focus of this book. It begins by tracing the history of GAD. It then looks at the effectiveness of pharmacological and psychological treatments and favours the latter. In chapter 4, contemporary models of GAD are listed and new developments in cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) are explored. This chapter may be particularly applicable to the difficult-to-get-better patient. A clinician's guide to treatment is then presented which covers assessment, formulation, and the beneficial and problematic steps in CBT. Finally there is a patients' treatment manual that can be used as a curriculum for individual or group therapy, or it can be copied and provided to patients to work though on their own. 'Treatment of generalized anxiety disorder' is a short, accessible, and practical guide for any therapist who has to deal with this debilitating problem.