Beth Patterson, Michael Van Ameringen and Mark H. Pollack

in Generalized Anxiety Disorders

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ISBN: 9780199557837
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199607341 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Psychiatry Library


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• Individual or group cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) has demonstrated consistent efficacy in the treatment of generalized anxiety disorder (GAD). • Key components of CBT include psychoeducation, breathing retraining, progressive muscle relaxation, cognitive restructuring, and graded exposure.

Chapter.  4086 words. 

Subjects: Psychiatry

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