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(p. 130) Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia 

(p. 130) Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia
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(p. 130) Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia
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Peter D. McLean

and Sheila R. Woody

DOI:
10.1093/med:psych/9780195116250.003.0005
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date: 17 September 2019

This chapter addresses current understanding of panic disorder, with particular emphasis on assessment and treatment procedures. It first reviews the features of panic attacks and panic disorder, followed by a discussion of various theoretical perspectives on the problem, and assessment and treatment procedures, which focuses on pragmatics of working with clients with panic and agoraphobia.

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