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Rate of improvement during and across three treatments for panic disorder with or without agoraphobia: Cognitive behavioral therapy, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor or both combined

Franske J. Van Apeldoorn, Wiljo J.P.J. Van Hout, Marieke E. Timmerman, Peter Paul A. Mersch, Johan A. den Boer

Existing literature on panic disorder (PD) yields no data regarding the differential rates of improvement during Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor (SSRI) or both combined (CBT+SSRI).

CBT Medications Panic Disorder Treatments

Family Accommodation in Pediatric Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder

Eric A. Storch, Gary R. Geffken, Lisa J. Merlo, Marni L. Jacob, Tanya K. Murphy, Wayne K. Goodman, Michael J. Larson, et al.

Despite the importance of the family in the treatment of pediatric obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD), relatively little empirical attention has been directed to family accommodation of symptoms.

Children OCD

Efficacy of Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy on Children With Anxiety

Rima Shetty, MSc, MPhil, Sreejayan Kongasseri, MBBS, MD, FRANZCP, Shweta Rai, MPhil, Ph.D.

Anxiety spectrum disorders are the most common mental health problems among children (Semple, 2005). The lifetime estimates of anxiety disorders among children can range from 14% to 25% (Chorpita, 2002}…

Children General Anxiety MBCT Treatments

The Effects of Youth Anxiety Treatment on School Impairment: Differential Outcomes Across CBT, Sertraline, and their Combination

Amanda L. Sanchez, Jonathan S. Comer, Stefany Coxe, Anne Marie Albano, John Piacentini, Scott N. Compton, Golda S. Ginsburg, et al.

Youth anxiety disorders are highly prevalent and are associated with considerable school impairment. Despite the identification of well-supported strategies for treating youth anxiety, research has yet to evaluate the differential…

CBT General Anxiety Treatments

Cognitive behavioural therapy with exposure and response prevention in the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials

Jemma E. Reid, Keith R. Laws, Lynne Drummond, Matteo Vismara, Benedetta Grancini, Davis Mpavaenda, Naomi A. Fineberg

Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), incorporating exposure and response prevention (ERP) is widely recognised as the psychological treatment of choice for obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Uncertainty remains however about the magnitude of…

CBT Exposure Therapy OCD Treatments

Cognitive-Behavior Therapy, Sertraline, and Their Combination for Children and Adolescents With Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

John S. March, M.D., MPH, Edna Foa, Ph.D., Pat Gammon, Ph.D., Allan Chrisman, M.D., John Curry, Ph.D., David Fitzgerald, Ph.D., Kevin Sullivan, BA, et al.

The empirical literature on treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) in children and adolescents supports the efficacy of short-term OCD-specific cognitive-behavior therapy (CBT) or medical management with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors.…

CBT Children Medications OCD Treatments

The Effectiveness of the Learning to BREATHE Program on Adolescent Emotion Regulation

Stacie M. Metz, Jennifer L. Frank, Diane Reibel, Todd Cantrell, Richard Sanders, Patricia C. Broderick

This study assessed the effectiveness of a mindfulness-based program, Learning to BREATHE, on adolescent emotion regulation. Participants included 216 regular education public high school students with pretest and posttest data…

Social Anxiety Treatments

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: Model, processes and outcomes

Stephen C. Hayes, Jason B. Luoma, Frank W. Bond, Akihiko Masuda, Jason Lillis

The present article presents and reviews the model of psychopathology and treatment underlying Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). ACT is unusual in that it is linked to a comprehensive active…

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