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The effect of mindfulness-based therapy on anxiety and depression: A meta-analytic review.
OBJECTIVE Although mindfulness-based therapy has become a popular treatment, little is known about its efficacy. Therefore, our objective was to conduct an effect size analysis of this popularExpand
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Mindfulness-based therapy: a comprehensive meta-analysis.
BACKGROUND Mindfulness-based therapy (MBT) has become a popular form of intervention. However, the existing reviews report inconsistent findings. OBJECTIVE To clarify these inconsistencies in theExpand
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Cognitive Factors that Maintain Social Anxiety Disorder: a Comprehensive Model and its Treatment Implications
  • S. Hofmann
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Cognitive behaviour therapy
  • 29 November 2007
Social anxiety disorder (SAD) is a common, distressing and persistent mental illness. Recent studies have identified a number of psychological factors that could explain the maintenance of theExpand
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The liebowitz social anxiety scale as a self-report instrument: a preliminary psychometric analysis.
The Liebowitz social anxiety scale (LSAS) is a commonly used clinician-administered instrument. The present study reports on the properties of a self-report version of the LSAS (LSAS-SR). About 175Expand
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Why Do People Use Facebook?
The social networking site, Facebook, has gained an enormous amount of popularity. In this article, we review the literature on the factors contributing to Facebook use. We propose a model suggestingExpand
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Cognitive-behavioral therapy for adult anxiety disorders: a meta-analysis of randomized placebo-controlled trials.
OBJECTIVE Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) is frequently used for various adult anxiety disorders, but there has been no systematic review of the efficacy of CBT in randomized placebo-controlledExpand
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Gender differences in anxiety disorders: prevalence, course of illness, comorbidity and burden of illness.
Women have consistently higher prevalence rates of anxiety disorders, but less is known about how gender affects age of onset, chronicity, comorbidity, and burden of illness. Gender differences inExpand
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The Efficacy of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: A Review of Meta-analyses
Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) refers to a popular therapeutic approach that has been applied to a variety of problems. The goal of this review was to provide a comprehensive survey ofExpand
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Effects of suppression and acceptance on emotional responses of individuals with anxiety and mood disorders.
The present investigation compared the subjective and physiological effects of emotional suppression and acceptance in a sample of individuals with anxiety and mood disorders. Sixty participantsExpand
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Cognitive mediation of treatment change in social phobia.
  • S. Hofmann
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of consulting and clinical psychology
  • 1 June 2004
Ninety individuals with social phobia (social anxiety disorder) participated in a randomized controlled trial and completed cognitive-behavioral group therapy, exposure group therapy without explicitExpand
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