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Title New perspectives on generalized anxiety disorder / Riccardo Guglielmo, Luigi Janiri and Gino Pozzi, editors.
Imprint New York : Nova Science Publishers, [2014]


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Description 1 online resource.
Series Psychiatry- theory, applications, and treatments
Psychiatry- theory, applications, and treatments series.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Anxiety disorders.
Genre Electronic books.
Contents Ch. 1 The History of the Concept of Anxiety and Nosography of Generalized Anxiety Disorder / Maria Giubettini -- ch. 2 Epidemiology of Generalized Anxiety Disorder / Gino Pozzi -- ch. 3 The Neurobiology of Generalized Anxiety Disorder / Paolo Cavedini -- ch. 4 Neuroimaging in Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) / Daniela Caldirola -- ch. 5 Basic Pharmacology of Generalized Anxiety Disorder / Chiara Schepisi -- ch. 6 Clinical Presentation / Gino Pozzi -- ch. 7 Comorbidity of Affective Disorders, Alcohol Use and Gambling / Elisabetta Righino -- ch. 8 Personality Features and Anxiety / Giovanni Martinotti -- ch. 9 Anxiety Disorders in the Elderly with an Emphasis on Generalized Anxiety Disorder / Armin von Gunten -- ch. 10 Memory and Neuropsychological Dysfunctions in the Generalized Anxiety Disorder / Pietro Spataro -- ch. 11 Separation Anxiety Disorder in Adulthood / Angelo Bruschi.
Ch. 12 Pharmacological Treatments for Generalized Anxiety Disorder / Marco Di Nicola -- ch. 13 Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Generalized Anxiety Disorder / Benedetto Farina.
Summary Generalized Anxiety Disorder may be seen as a gateway condition from normalcy to pathology with blurred boundaries towards several concurrent disorders. This anxiety illness is responsible for psychological suffering and personal dysfunction in a considerable proportion of individuals in the general population. Since its original definition in the DSM-III (1980), the clinical and scientific interest in Generalized Anxiety Disorder has grown, becoming a challenge for researchers and practitioners nowadays. This book provides a modern viewpoint with intriguing insights on relevant topics, includ.
Other Author Guglielmo, Riccardo, editor.
Janiri, Luigi, editor.
Pozzi, Gino, editor.
Other Title Print version: New Perspectives on Generalized Anxiety Disorder 9781629480367