Anxiety disorders: use of evidence-based treatments
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Listen to our interdisciplinary panel discuss assessment and management of anxiety disorders and how to help patients get the most out of psychological treatmentAbout
Early recognition, assessment and diagnosis is important for good management and contributes to speedier treatment and improvement in the lives of people with anxiety disorders.
Psychological treatment has a key role to play in the management of anxiety disorders, and a collaborative approach between health professionals can result in increased engagement and persistence with treatment, and better outcomes for the patient.
This one-hour webinar features a panel of experts in discussion. Content covered includes:
- Recognition and assessment of anxiety symptoms, including impact and severity, to assist in appropriate management and referral.
- Evidence-based psychological treatments such as cognitive behavioural therapy, and their role for people with anxiety.
- How to engage people with anxiety in psychological treatments and discuss realistic expectations about treatment.
- When medicines may be indicated and how they may be used with psychological treatment.