PACTS # 17: Panic Disorder and Anxiety in Adolescence

ISBN13 : 9780864317124

Author(s) : Edited by Martin Herbert

Publisher : ACER Press, 2004

SKU : 0864317123

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The Parent, Adolescent and Child Training Skills (PACTS) is a series of highly practical guides designed for use by all practitioners who work with children and their families - community health workers, psychologists, doctors, social workers, teachers, parent educators, therapists, maternal and child health nurses and school counsellors.

For some, problems with panic and anxiety may manifest themselves during adolescence, causing significant distress and interfering with the critical developmental tasks in this period.

This guide conveys relevant information with the goal of improving quality of life during adolescence.

PACTS # 17: Panic Disorder and Anxiety in Adolescence focuses on:

  • Panic in adolescents
  • What are panic attacks?
  • What is panic disorder?
  • Other anxiety disorders associated with panic (social phobia, OCD, specific phobia)
  • Physical, cognitive and behavioural components of anxiety
  • Causes of panic in adolescents
  • Treating adolescents with panic and anxiety
  • Working with the parents
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