AbPsych - Research paper draft

Implications generalized anxiety disorder is a

Info icon This preview shows pages 13–14. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Implications Generalized Anxiety Disorder is a disorder in which subjects can make great recovery and have low expectations of remission. Cognitive-behavioral therapy has proven to address all the major abnormalities within an individual’s psyche. Through therapy that deals with both thought process as well as behavior over thirty percent of subjects show significant improvement throughout all the studies examined within this article. For future studies, research psychologists should focus on expanding the subject pools because this limitation proved to hinder the accuracy of a few results within the combined treatment of medication and cognitive-behavioral therapy. Patients also looking for any type of therapy to assist with their recovery should focus on cognitive-behavioral therapy due to its clear-cut effectiveness across all these studies.
Image of page 13

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
14 References Leichsenring, F. et al. (2009). Short-Term Psychodynamic Psychotherapy and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy in Generalized Anxiety Disorder. The American Journal of Psychiatry . , 8. Butler, G. et al. (1991). Comparison of Behavior therapy and Cognitive Behavior Therapy in the Treatment of Generalized Anxiety disorder . Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology . 59 , 9. Crits-Christoph, P. et al. (2011). Combined medications and cognitive therapy for generalized anxiety disorder . Journal of Anxiety Disorders . 25 , 8. Comer, Ronald J.  Abnormal psychology . 8th edition, international ed. New York:  Worth, 2013. Print.
Image of page 14
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern