Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Dental Phobia and Anxiety
Copyright © 2013 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Editor(s): Lars-Göran Öst, Erik Skaret
Published Online: 31 JAN 2013
Print ISBN: 9781119960720
Online ISBN: 9781118499825
About this Book
The first book to describe evidence-based treatment of dental phobia using brief CBT, based on the pioneering single-session treatment for specific phobias developed by Lars-Göran Öst.
- Brings together research, experience and techniques from clinical psychology and dentistry to describe evidence-based treatment of dental phobia in clinical and dental contexts
- Chapters describe epidemiology, diagnosis and differential diagnosis, symptoms, clinical characteristics and consequences, and aetiology of dental phobia
- Also covers related issues including intra-oral injection phobia, dental treatment of fearful children, and the use of medication to supplement psychological treatment of fear