PART ONE: INTRODUCING CBT FOR GENERAL ANXIETY DISORDER (GAD) Introducing Generalized Anxiety Disorder Key Psychological Processes in GAD PART TWO: CBT FOR GAD IN PRACTICE The Assessment and Initial Formulation of GAD Key Interventions 1: Worry Awareness Training Key Interventions 2: Recognising and Overcoming Intolerance of Uncertainty Key Interventions 3: Recognising and Overcoming Positive Beliefs about Worry Overcoming Worry 1: Real Event Worry Overcoming Worry 2: Hypothetical Event Worry Relapse Prevention GAD and Low-Intensity Approaches Co-Morbidity Complicating Factors
'Several evidence-based CBT programmes for GAD have been developed. This book provides an outstanding guide to one of the best validated approaches, based on the Laval model, and is likely to be of interest to any clinician treating GAD, including those working in IAPT services.'
David M. Clark, Professor of Psychology
Kings College London, UK