15. Anxiety and Panic Disorder

  1. Les Brann1,
  2. Jacky Owens2 and
  3. Ann Williamson3
  1. Ann Williamson

Published Online: 2 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119950905.ch15

The Handbook of Contemporary Clinical Hypnosis: Theory and Practice

The Handbook of Contemporary Clinical Hypnosis: Theory and Practice

How to Cite

Williamson, A. (2011) Anxiety and Panic Disorder, in The Handbook of Contemporary Clinical Hypnosis: Theory and Practice (eds L. Brann, J. Owens and A. Williamson), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119950905.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Sheffield University, UK

  2. 2

    University College London, UK

  3. 3

    Salford Universities, UK

Author Information

  1. Salford Universities, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 7 OCT 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470683675

Online ISBN: 9781119950905

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Keywords:

  • anxiety and panic disorder;
  • anxiety, as fear;
  • anxiety, stressful life event;
  • mimicking physical illness;
  • anxiety and depression;
  • reappraisal;
  • patterns of anxiety;
  • time management strategies;
  • panic disorder;
  • positive anchor re-inforcement

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Neuroanatomy of Emotional Disorders: Anxiety and Depression

  • Published Evidence

  • Patterns of Anxiety

  • Working with Anxiety

  • Setting the Goal

  • Use of Hypnosis

  • The McCarthy Teapot Test (Adapted from McCarthy, 2005)

  • Mindfulness

  • Panic Disorder

  • References