Prevention of Anxiety Disorders

  title={Prevention of Anxiety Disorders},
  author={Elizabeth X Lau and R. Rapee},
  journal={Current Psychiatry Reports},
  • Elizabeth X Lau, R. Rapee
  • Published 2011
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Current Psychiatry Reports
  • Research into the prevention of anxiety has increased dramatically in the past few years. Prevention programs have been directed at broad, nonspecific anxiety and at more specific anxiety types, such as panic disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder. Prevention of anxiety is still a relatively new field, but there has been a recent surge of literature reporting on different prevention programs. Universal prevention trials have shown modest but promising results, and school-based programs… CONTINUE READING
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