23. Prevention of Anxiety in Children and Adolescents with Autism and Asperger Syndrome

  1. Cecilia A. Essau and
  2. Thomas H. Ollendick
  1. Tony Attwood1 and
  2. Kate Sofronoff2

Published Online: 4 DEC 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118315088.ch23

The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of The Treatment of Childhood and Adolescent Anxiety

The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of The Treatment of Childhood and Adolescent Anxiety

How to Cite

Attwood, T. and Sofronoff, K. (2013) Prevention of Anxiety in Children and Adolescents with Autism and Asperger Syndrome, in The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of The Treatment of Childhood and Adolescent Anxiety (eds C. A. Essau and T. H. Ollendick), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118315088.ch23

Author Information

  1. 1

    The Asperger's Syndrome Clinic, Australia

  2. 2

    The University of Queensland, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 DEC 2012
  2. Published Print: 3 JAN 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470667354

Online ISBN: 9781118315088

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Keywords:

  • asperger;
  • autism spectrum disorder;
  • anxiety symptoms;
  • cognitive-behavior therapy;
  • cognitive restructuring

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Interventions for Anxiety

  • Evaluation of “Exploring Feelings”

  • Concluding Remarks