Can pill placebo augment cognitive-behavior therapy for panic disorder?
- Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment of Panic in Patients With Schizophrenia: Preliminary Findings. Hofmann, Stefan G.; Bufka, Lynn F.; Brady, Stephen M.; Du Rand, Curtiss; Goff, Donald C. // Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy;Winter2000, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p381
Many patients with schizophrenia suffer from panic disorder. Although Panic Control Treatment (PCX), a cognitive-behavioral intervention for panic disorder, has been found efficacious in a number of controlled studies with careful selection criteria for participants, little is known about the...
- Experiential Cognitive Therapy for the Treatment of Panic Disorder With Agoraphobia: Definition of a Clinical Protocol. Vincelli, F.; Choi, Y.H.; Molinari, E.; Wiederhold, B.K.; Riva, G. // CyberPsychology & Behavior;Jun2000, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p375
Deals with a multicomponent cognitive-behavioral treatment strategy for panic disorder with agoraphobia. Occurrence of panic attacks; Virtual reality in psychotherapy; Experiential-Cognitive Therapy protocol; Reduction of anxiety symptoms.
- Effectiveness of cognitive-behavioral group therapy for panic disorder in a specialized unit. Prats, Eva; Domínguez, Elisabet; Rosado, Silvia; Pailhez, Guillem; Bulbena, Antoni; Fullana, Miquel A. // Actas Espanolas de Psiquiatria;jul/ago2014, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p176
Introduction. The efficacy of cognitive-behavior therapy for panic disorder (PD) with or without agoraphobia is well established, but few data exist on its effectiveness using a group format. The goal of the present study was to assess the effectiveness of group CBT in a sample of PD patients in...
- Combining Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Pharmacotherapy for the Treatment of Panic Disorder. Smits, Jasper A. J.; O'Cleirigh, Conall M.; Otto, Michael W. // Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy;Spring2006, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p75
This article focuses on the role of combination treatment strategies in the management of panic disorder (PD). Despite short-term benefits, there is not consistent evidence for a longer-term advantage of combined treatment over cognitive-behavior therapy alone. In discussing this result, we...
- Group CBT helps patients with panic disorder. // Outcomes & Accountability Alert;Jan1999, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p4
Discusses a study of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) for the treatment of panic disorder. Association of comorbid depression, personality disorders and substance abuse/dependence with poor outcomes; Assessment of patients using scales rating levels of fear, somatic symptoms and phobic...
- Panic patients improve but don't feel better. // Psychotherapy Letter;Aug95, Vol. 7 Issue 8, p3
Highlights the study `A Cognitive Intervention in Doxapram-induced Panic,' by George C. Curtis et al, which was presented at the American Psychiatric Association's annual meeting on May 1995. Effectiveness of cognitive therapy; Single-blind infusions of either placebo or doxapram.
- Paradoxical Intention as a Proposed Alternative in the Treatment of Panic Disorder. Dattilio, Frank M. // Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy;Spring1994, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p33
The use of paradoxical intention is suggested as a viable alternative to symptom induction and other traditional methods in the treatment of panic disorder. A case example is provided to illustrate the technique. A discussion section highlights the circumstances under which this technique may...
- On the receiving end. Osier, Tracy // Healthcare Counselling & Psychotherapy Journal;Jan2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p31
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of suffering from and being treated for anxiety.
- Rapid tryptophan depletion following cognitive behavioural therapy for panic disorder. Bell, Caroline; Hood, Sean; Potokar, John; Nash, Jon; Adrover, Mariona; Frampton, Chris; Hince, Dana; Rich, Ann; Argyropoulos, Spilios; Nutt, David // Psychopharmacology;Feb2011, Vol. 213 Issue 2/3, p593
Objective: The aim of this study was to examine the effect of rapid tryptophan depletion (RTD) combined with a panicogenic challenge in patients with panic disorder who had responded to treatment with cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT). We hypothesised that RTD (compared with the control drink)...