The Anxiety & Phobia Workbook

The Anxiety & Phobia Workbook

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Since its first edition in 1990, The Anxiety and Phobia Workbook has sold more than 600,000 copies. Its engaging exercises and worksheets have helped millions of readers make real progress in overcoming problems with anxiety and phobic disorders. The Authoritative Guide to Self-Help Resources in Mental Health (Norcross, et al., 2003) gave the book its highest rating and praised it as "a highly regarded and widely known resource." Thousands of mental health and medical professionals recommend this book to their clients and patients every year. Simply put, it is the single finest source of self-help information on its topic available anywhere. The text of this edition has been fully revised and expanded and includes two new chapters: a discussion of physical conditions that can aggravate anxiety and an overview of the use of mindfulness practice in the treatment of generalized anxiety disorder and some forms of obsessive-compulsive disorder. As in previous editions, the book offers the most up-to-date information on medications, natural supplements, and complementary strategies that can alleviate anxiety symptoms. The sections on relaxation, nutrition, and exercise have all been updated and broadened.
Publisher: Oakland, CA : New Harbinger Publications, c2010
Edition: 5th ed
ISBN: 9781572248915
Branch Call Number: ANF 616.8522 BOU 2010
ANF 616.8522 BOU 2010
Characteristics: x, 481 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Alternative Title: Anxiety and phobia workbook


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Apr 27, 2017

Book is a bit overwhelming and overfilled with lists and to-do checklists. It also tries to cover a lot of topics all in one: like nutrition and exercise and other things only tangentially related to psychology.
I'd suggest focusing on the most helpful chapters to you, skip the first few chapters and dive in to exposure therapy or whatever you want to try out.

This book is always available in the PlaneTree Health Information Center @ Cupertino Library. CB 400 B 2010

Sep 25, 2012

This workbook is an excellent way to work toward overcoming your anxiety and fears. It's written in plain English with no jargon. It takes you step by step through overcoming everything and anything that's hindering you from living your best life. Read it very slowly - there's a lot of absorb.


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May 24, 2011
Great site for good mental health stuff.


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