Practitioner's Guide to Empirically Based Measures of Anxiety / Edition 1

Practitioner's Guide to Empirically Based Measures of Anxiety / Edition 1

by Martin M. Antony, Susan M. Orsillo, Lizabeth Roemer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0306465825

ISBN-13: 9780306465826

Pub. Date: 08/31/2001

Publisher: Springer US

This volume provides a single resource that contains information on almost all of the measures that have demonstrated usefulness in measuring the presence and severity of anxiety and related disorders. It includes reviews of more than 200 instruments for measuring anxiety-related constructs in adults. These measures are summarized in 'quick view grids' which

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This volume provides a single resource that contains information on almost all of the measures that have demonstrated usefulness in measuring the presence and severity of anxiety and related disorders. It includes reviews of more than 200 instruments for measuring anxiety-related constructs in adults. These measures are summarized in 'quick view grids' which clinicians will find invaluable. Seventy-five of the most popular instruments are reprinted and a glossary of frequently used terms is provided.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780306465826
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
08/31/2001
Series:
ABCT Clinical Assessment Series
Edition description:
2001
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
7.01(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.39(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1: General Issues in the Assessment of Anxiety Disorders. 1. Assessment of Anxiety and the Anxiety Disorders: An Overview; M.M. Antony. 2. Behavioral Assessment of Anxiety Disorders; B.F. Chorpita, A.A. Taylor. 3. Psychophysiological Assessment of Anxiety: Tales from the Heart; A.R. Yartz, L.W. Hawk, Jr. 4. Biological Challenges in the Assessment of Anxiety Disorders; J.P. Forsyth, M. Karekla. 5. Cultural Issues in the Assessment of Anxiety Disorders; S. Friedman. 6. Assessment of Anxiety Disorders in Older Adults: Current Concerns, Future Prospects; J.G. Beck, M.A. Stanley.
Part 2: Assessment Strategies for Anxiety Disorders. 7. Measures for Anxiety and Related Constructs; L. Roemer. 8. Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia: A Brief Overview and Guide to Assessment; R.E. McCabe. 9. Measures for Panic Disorders and Agoraphobia; M.M. Antony. 10. Specific Phobia: A Brief Overview and Guide to Assessment; M.M. Antony. 11. Measures for Specific Phobia; M.M. Antony. 12. Social Phobia: A Brief Overview and Guide to Assessment; S.M. Orsillo, C. Hammond. 13. Measures for Social Phobia; S.M. Orsillo. 14. Generalized Anxiety Disorder: A Brief Overview and Guide to Assessment; L. Roemer, E. Medaglia. 15. Measures for Generalized Anxiety Disorder; L. Roemer. 16. Obsessive Compulsive Disorder: A Brief Overview and Guide to Assessment; L.J. Summerfeldt. 17. Measures for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder; M.M. Antony. 18. Acute Stress Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: A Brief Overview and Guide to Assessment; S.M. Orsillo, et al. 19. Measures for Acute Stress Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder; S.M. Orsillo.
Appendices. Author Index.

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