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Worry: Controlling It and Using It Wisely (1997 Edition)

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Hallowell provides a comprehensive and practical approach to varying types of anxiety that take the form of worry. Each chapter focuses on different ways in which worry manifests itself in both productive as well as unproductive ways. Though written for consumers of mental health services, the book is rich with information relevant to professionals.

This course is based on the book, Worry: Controlling It and Using It Wisely (1997 Edition) created by By Edward M. Hallowell, M.D.

Course Material Author

By Edward M. Hallowell, M.D.

Edward Hallowell, M.D. is a senior lecturer at Harvard Medical School and the director of The Hallowell Center for Cognitive and Emotional Health. He is also the coauthor of Driven to Distraction: ADHD in Childhood Through Adulthood.

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Course Objectives:

  1. to understand the relationship between increased vulnerability, decreased power, and increased anxiety

  2. to be able to explain the role of worry in a variety of anxiety disorders

  3. to be able to construct cognitive-behavioral treatment plans for the “worry” component of anxiety disorders

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Course Number 100252
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