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Anxiety Disorders. Ch.6 & 7 Panic, Phobias, GAD, PTSd , OCD. Symptoms of Anxiety. Panic Disorder Theories. Neurotransmitter Theories Kindling Model Genetic Theories Cognitive Theories. Panic Disorder with Agoraphobia. Treatments & Therapy. Biological treatments

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anxiety disorders

Anxiety Disorders

Ch.6 & 7

Panic, Phobias, GAD, PTSd, OCD

panic disorder theories
Panic Disorder Theories

Neurotransmitter Theories

Kindling Model

Genetic Theories

Cognitive Theories

Panic Disorder with Agoraphobia

treatments therapy
Treatments & Therapy
  • Biological treatments
    • Tricyclicantidepressants
    • Serotonin reuptake (SSRIs)
    • Benzodiazepines
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
phobic disorders
Phobic Disorders

Secret Lives

treatment of phobias
Treatment of Phobias




generalized anxiety disorder gad
Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)

Excessive anxiety and worry

Difficulty in controlling the worry

Restlessness or feeling keyed-up or on edge

Easily fatigued

Difficulty concentrating


Muscle tension and sleep disturbance

gad theories
GAD Theories
  • Psychodynamic Theories
    • Realistic anxiety
    • Neurotic anxiety
    • Moral anxiety
  • Humanistic and Existential Theories
    • Conditions of worth and existential anxiety
  • Cognitive Theory
  • Biological Theories
posttraumatic stress disorder ptsd
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Re-experiencing the traumatic event

Emotional numbing

Hypervigilance and chronic arousal

“Survival Guilt”

events which induce ptsd
Events which Induce PTSD


Common Traumatic Events

Combat and War-Related Traumas


This Emotional Life

obsessive compulsive disorder ocd
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessions
    • Recurrent and persistent thoughts, images or impulses
      • Catastrophic thinking
      • Inappropriateness
      • Understand that it is a product of his/her own mind
  • Compulsions
    • Repetitive behaviors or mental acts
      • Done to relieve stress

As Good As It Gets

treatments for ocd
Treatments forOCD

Biological Treatments (SSRIs)

Cognitive-Behavioral Treatments

Exposure Therapy