7. Combined Treatment for Anxiety Disorders

  1. Donna M. Sudak M.D.

Published Online: 6 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118093368.ch7

Combining CBT and Medication: An Evidence-Based Approach

Combining CBT and Medication: An Evidence-Based Approach

How to Cite

Sudak, D. M. (2011) Combined Treatment for Anxiety Disorders, in Combining CBT and Medication: An Evidence-Based Approach, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118093368.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470448441

Online ISBN: 9781118093368

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Keywords:

  • cognitive behavioral therapy;
  • psychotropic medication;
  • treatment effectiveness;
  • co-morbidity;
  • psychiatric illness;
  • panic disorder;
  • social anxiety disorder;
  • obsessive compulsive disorder;
  • posttraumatic stress disorder

Summary

This chapter provides general principles that facilitate collaborative care of patients with anxiety disorders. It reviews the evidence about using medication combined with CBT in panic disorder, social anxiety disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and posttraumatic stress disorder and provides ample clinical illustrations of CBT in action.