Synopses & Reviews
The classic Cognitive Behavioral Therapy guide to managing anxiety.
The accessible and straightforward books in the Overcoming Series treat disorders by changing unhelpful patterns of behavior and thought. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is internationally favored as a practical means of overcoming longstanding and disabling conditions, both psychological and physical. The books in the series outline affordable and easy-to-follow treatment plans, and have provided tens of thousands of readers with the help they need to lead happier lives. This positive, pragmatic approach is popular with therapists and patients alike.
Stress, worry and fear, although a necessary and normal part of every-day life, can have a tremendously detrimental impact on one's physical, professional and emotional health.
In Overcoming Anxieties, Dr. Helen Kennerley provides a guidebook to help those plagued by anxiety to address the roots of their fears and to take control of their lives. In this helpful guide, Kennerley offers advice on managing a range of problems including panic attacks, phobias, and executive stress and presents a concrete program for recovery based on her clinically proven cognitive therapy-based methods.
Based on a tried and true program that has been used successfully by patients for more than five years, Overcoming Anxieties is a detailed and easy-to follow guide for those who wish to tackle their difficulties on their own.