Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment of Panic Disorder
A Clinician's Guide to Theory and Practice
Routledge – 2015 – 224 pages
Series: Practical Clinical Guidebooks
Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment of Panic Disorder describes the step-by-step application of an empirically supported CBT approach informed by recent scientific findings on the nature and treatment of panic disorder. Chapters present an overview of panic attacks and panic disorders, their causes, assessment instruments, and contemporary cognitive-behavioral and pharmacological treatments. A step-by-step CBT protocol is also described, as are the application of different treatment and troubleshooting strategies. Appendices include handouts, assessments and monitoring forms, and exercises to use with patients.