Prolonged exposure therapy: past, present, and future

@article{Foa2011ProlongedET,
  title={Prolonged exposure therapy: past, present, and future},
  author={Edna B. Foa},
  journal={Depression and Anxiety},
  year={2011},
  volume={28}
}
  • E. Foa
  • Published 1 December 2011
  • Psychology
  • Depression and Anxiety
Edna B. Foa, Ph.D., is a professor of Clinical Psychology in Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania and Director of the Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety. Dr. Foa devoted her academic career to study the psychopathology and treatment of anxiety disorders, primarily obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD) and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Her research, aimed at delineating theoretical frameworks, targeted treatments, and treatment mechanisms of pathological anxiety has been… 
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