Health Reference Series: Anxiety Disorders Source Book

Editor: Maharaja, Siva Ganesh
Publication Year: 2017
Publisher: Omnigraphics, Inc.

ISBN: 978-0-7808-1587-2
Category: Health & Medicine - Health
Image Count: 24
Book Status: Pending
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Anxiety Disorders Sourcebook, First Edition provides an insight about the ways people encounter anxiety and its various types, including general anxiety disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and panic disorder. It also provides information about chronic illnesses due to anxiety and ways to overcome it.

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Table of Contents

    • Preface
    • Part I: Introduction to Mental Health Disorders and Anxiety
    • Chapter 1— Introduction to Mental Health Disorders
    • Section 1.1— What Is Mental Health?
    • Section 1.2— Mental Health Myths and Facts
    • Chapter 2— Understanding Anxiety Disorders
    • Chapter 3— Prevalence of Anxiety Disorders in United States
    • Chapter 4— Anxiety Disorders in Specific Populations
    • Section 4.1— Anxiety and Depression among Children
    • Section 4.2— Anxiety among Teens
    • Section 4.3— Anxiety among Pregnant Women
    • Section 4.4— Anxiety among Older Adults
    • Section 4.5— Anxiety among Gay and Bisexual Men
    • Chapter 5— How Anxiety Affects Quality of Life
    • Part II: Types of Anxiety Disorders
    • Chapter 6— Agoraphobia
    • Chapter 7— General Anxiety Disorder
    • Chapter 8— Illness Anxiety Disorder
    • Chapter 9— Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
    • Section 9.1— Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) among Children
    • Section 9.2— Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder among Adults
    • Section 9.3— Hoarding Disorder: A Form of OCD
    • Chapter 10— Panic Disorder
    • Chapter 11— Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
    • Section 11.1— Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
    • Section 11.2— PTSD in Children and Teens
    • Section 11.3— Issues Related to Women
    • Section 11.4— How Is Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Measured?
    • Section 11.5— Coping with Traumatic Stress Reactions
    • Chapter 12— Selective Mutism
    • Chapter 13— Separation Anxiety Disorder
    • Chapter 14— Social Anxiety Disorder
    • Section 14.1— What Is Social Anxiety Disorder?
    • Section 14.2— Brain Imaging Predicts Psychotherapy Success in Patients with Social Anxiety Disorder
    • Chapter 15— Somatic Symptom Disorder
    • Chapter 16— Specific Phobia
    • Chapter 17— Test Anxiety
    • Part III: Causes, Risk Factors, and Treatment for Anxiety Disorders
    • Chapter 18— Anxiety: Signs and Symptoms
    • Chapter 19— Risk Factors of Anxiety Disorders
    • Chapter 20— Anxiety due to Quitting Smoking
    • Chapter 21— Bullying and Its Impact on Children
    • Chapter 22— Diagnosis for People with Anxiety
    • Chapter 23— Treatment Options for People with Anxiety
    • Chapter 24— Therapies for Anxiety
    • Section 24.1— Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
    • Section 24.2— Psychotherapy
    • Section 24.3— Antianxiety Medications
    • Chapter 25— Complementary and Alternative Approaches for Anxiety
    • Section 25.1— Are You Considering a Complementary Health Approach?
    • Section 25.2— Anxiety and Complementary Health Approaches: What the Science Says
    • Section 25.3— Things to Know about Complementary Health Approaches for Anxiety
    • Section 25.4— Abdominal Breathing
    • Section 25.5— Chamomile Capsules Ease Anxiety
    • Section 25.6— Meditation for Treating Anxiety
    • Section 25.7— Mindfulness Practice in the Treatment of Anxiety
    • Section 25.8— Relaxation Therapy
    • Section 25.9— Yoga
    • Chapter 26— Technology and the Future of Mental Health Treatment
    • Part IV: Anxiety and Other Chronic Illnesses
    • Chapter 27— Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD)
    • Chapter 28— Bipolar Disorder
    • Chapter 29— Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
    • Chapter 30— Borderline Personality Disorder
    • Chapter 31— Cancer
    • Chapter 32— Depression
    • Chapter 33— Eating Disorders
    • Chapter 34— Erectile Dysfunction
    • Chapter 35— Fibromyalgia
    • Chapter 36— HIV/AIDS
    • Chapter 37— Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Chapter 38— Insomnia Disorders
    • Chapter 39— Menopause
    • Chapter 40— Substance Abuse
    • Section 40.1— Mental and Substance Use Disorders
    • Section 40.2— Link between Marijuana Use and Psychiatric Disorders
    • Part V: Managing Stress and Everyday Anxiety
    • Chapter 41— Coping with Stress
    • Chapter 42— Walking to Wellness
    • Chapter 43— Becoming More Resilient
    • Chapter 44— Coping with Emotions without Smoking
    • Chapter 45— Pets Are Good for Mental Health
    • Chapter 46— Reducing Anxiety before Any Surgical Procedure
    • Part VI: Looking Ahead
    • Chapter 47— Living with Anxiety Disorders
    • Chapter 48— Facing Mental Health Problems: What You Need to Do
    • Chapter 49— Financial Assistance for Treating Mental Health Problems
    • Chapter 50— Caregivers and Mental Health
    • Section 50.1— Understanding Anxiety Disorders— From a Caregiver's Perspective
    • Section 50.2— Self-Care for Family Caregivers
    • Section 50.3— Caregiver Stress
    • Chapter 51— Clinical Trials
    • Section 51.1— Importance of Clinical Trials
    • Section 51.2— Attention Bias Modification Treatment (ABMT) for Anxiety Disorders
    • Section 51.3— Gaze Contingent Feedback for Anxiety Disorders in Children
    • Section 51.4— Elective Coronary Angiography and Anxiety Study (ANGST)
    • Section 51.5— Stuttering and Anxiety
    • Chapter 52— Research on Anxiety Disorders
    • Section 52.1— Role of Research in Improving the Understanding and Treatment of Anxiety Disorders
    • Section 52.2— Pediatrics-Based Brief Therapy Outdoes Referral for Youths with Anxiety and Depression
    • Section 52.3— Estrogen Alters Memory Circuit Function in Women with Gene Variant
    • Section 52.4— Circuitry for Fearful Feelings, Behavior Untangled in Anxiety Disorders
    • Section 52.5— The Relationship between PTSD and Suicide
    • Part VII: Additional Help and Information
    • Chapter 53— Glossary of Terms Related to Anxiety Disorders
    • Chapter 54— Statewide Mental Health Resources
    • Chapter 55— Directory of Organizations That Help People with Anxiety Disorders and Other Mental Health Concerns