Treatment Plans and Interventions for Depression and Anxiety Disorders by Robert L. LeahyIncludes CD-ROM with Reproducible Forms!
This one-of-a-kind resource provides the busy practitioner with empirically supported treatments for seven frequently encountered disorders: major depression, generalized anxiety, panic and agoraphobia, PTSD, social phobia, specific phobia, and obsessive-compulsive disorder. Serving as ready-to-use treatment packages, chapters describe basic cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) techniques and how to tailor them to each disorder. Also featured are diagnostic flow charts; therapist forms for assessment and record keeping; client handouts and homework sheets; and session-by-session case examples. Tips for troubleshooting common therapeutic roadblocks are presented, as are strategies for ensuring third-party payment authorization. The searchable CD-ROM enables clinicians to rapidly generate individualized treatment plans, print extra copies of therapist and client forms, find the facts about commonly prescribed medications, and learn more about cognitive-behavioral techniques. Facilitating effective treatment that is adapted to the realities of the typical outpatient setting, including the demands of managed care, this book and CD-ROM will be prized by novice and experienced clinicians alike.
Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) - causes, symptoms & treatment
Treatment Plans and Interventions for Depression and Anxiety Disorders
New York: The Guilford Press; This book is one of the latest additions to the Clinician's Toolbox series from Guilford Press. It is written by 2 psychologists with a wealth of experience in providing cognitive behaviour therapy CBT to individuals suffering from depression and anxiety disorders, as well as in training clinicians to administer CBT. The authors have also published several other practical books on cognitive therapy for practitioners. Leahy and Holland provide step-by-step CBT protocols, adapted from manuals that have been extensively tested at research centres around the world.
Robert L. He is the author or editor of 19 books on cognitive therapy and psychological processes. He is a recipient of the Aaron T. Leahy , Stephen J. Holland , Lata K. Chapters provide basic information on depression and the six major anxiety disorders; step-by-stepinstructions for evidence-based assessment and intervention; illustrative case examples; and practical guidance for writing reports and dealing with third-party payers.