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chapter 5 16:58 DSM-IV: 7 types of anxiety disorders- know this, axis, whats the major  psyholoccigcal disorders Post traumatic stress disorder Generalized anxiety disorder o Chronic or excessive worry o Free floating- everything maks them anxious o 3% have it per year o 2x in women o often comorbid o poften poor o GABA mediated Phobic disorders of the “specific” type Phobic disorders of the “social” type  Panic disorder with agorhobia Panic disorder without agorphbia Obsessive compulsive disorder o Kinds of obsessions o Wishes, impulses, images, ideas doubts o Cumpulsive- actually acting up on it Treating o Exposureand compulive reponse prevention is most effective All under gad Psychoanalytic: conflict between id and ego Often after uncontrollable events Attention to threatening information
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Treatments for GAD  Benzodiazepines- Diazepam Librium- all addictive
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