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carolyn
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2011-06-23 15:17:55
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  1. state in which a person feels strong sense of dread accompanied by physical symptoms
    anxiety
  2. state in which a person feels a strong sense of dread with ANS responses
    fear
  3. stage of anxiety where a person experiences day to day tensions and is alert with increasd perceptual field
    mild anxiety
  4. stage of anxiety where person focuses on immediate needs, perceptual field narrowed
    moderate anxiety
  5. anxiety stage where persons perceptual field is greatly reduced
    severe anxiety
  6. to meet this manuals criteria for disorder anxiety must both be difficult ot controland cause distress or impaired function
    DSM IV TR
  7. to meet this manuals criteria clients must have had a generalized anxiety disorder somtime in their life
    DSM III
  8. fear of public places
    agoraphobia
  9. persistant fear of a specific object or situation
    panic
  10. what type of phobia begins in early childhood
    animal phobia
  11. recurrent thoughts images and impulses that are intrusive and inappropriate
    obsession
  12. repetitve behavior or mental act
    compulsion
  13. anxiety disorder caused by freightening event; involves death, injury, or threat
    PTSD
  14. therapy based on helping indivduals ahcieve insight on why they feel that way
    psychotherapy
  15. short term effective medication to control anxiety symptoms
    benzodiazeines
  16. antidepressants are effective for
    PTSD, OCD, phobias, panic disorders
  17. difference between anxiety and fear
    • anxiety is genarlized response
    • fear is a specific response
  18. is anxiety objective or subjective
    subjective
  19. treatments for anxiety disorders
    • psychotherapy
    • pharmacology
    • insight or beahvior base
    • combinaion therapy
  20. 6 major anxiety disorders
    • genarlized anxiety
    • panic disorder
    • agoraphobia
    • phobia
    • OCD
    • PTSD

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