Overcoming Anxiety

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1997-01-01
  • Publisher: New York Univ Pr

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Stress, worry and fear, although a necessary and normal part of every-day life, can have a tremendously detrimental impact on one's physical, professional and emotional health.InOvercoming Anxieties, Dr. Helen Kennerley provides a guidebook to help those plagued by anxiety to address the roots of their fears and to take control of their lives. In this helpful guide, Kennerley offers advice on managing a range of problems including panic attacks, phobias, and executive stress and presents a concrete program for recovery based on her clinically proven cognitive therapy-based methods.Based on a tried and true program that has been used successfully by patients for more than five years,Overcoming Anxietiesis a detailed and easy-to follow guide for those who wish to tackle their difficulties on their own.

Author Biography

Dr Helen Kennerley is a practising chartered clinical psychologist and Consultant Psychologist for Riverside Mental Health Trust and Oxfordshire Mental Health Trust.

Table of Contents

Understanding Worry, Fear and Anxietyp. 1
The Stress Responsep. 3
When it Becomes a Problemp. 10
Who is at Risk?p. 20
The Forms it Can Takep. 27
Managing Problemsp. 44
Managing Worries, Fears and Anxietiesp. 47
What Can I Do?p. 49
Awareness Training and Self-Monitoringp. 54
Managing Bodily Sensations: Controlled Breathingp. 65
Managing Bodily Sensations: Applied Relaxationp. 70
Managing Psychological Symptoms: Distractionp. 82
Managing Psychological Symptoms: Challenging Worrying Thoughts and Imagesp. 90
Managing Avoidance: Graded Practicep. 100
Managing Avoidance: Problem-Solvingp. 112
Being Assertivep. 121
Time Managementp. 130
Getting a Better Night's Sleepp. 143
Coping in the Long Termp. 151
Postscriptp. 157
Scripts for Making Your Own Relaxation Training Tapesp. 158
An A-Z of Worries, Fears and Anxietiesp. 166
Useful Books and Addressesp. 171
Indexp. 173
Extra Diary Sheetsp. 183
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