ERIC Number: EJ748389
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Reference Count: 14
Risk Factor Research and Prevention for Anxiety Disorders: Introduction to the Special Series on Risk and Prevention of Anxiety Pathology
Schmidt, Norman B.; Zvolensky, Michael J.
Behavior Modification, v31 n1 p3-7 2007
In relation to treatment-related research in the United States, there is relatively little systematic effort focused on the combination of risk and prevention for anxiety pathology. This article broadly discusses risk factor research and prevention program development for anxiety psychopathology. The authors also specifically discuss papers in this special issue that are focused on these topics. Risk factor research should be used by clinical researchers to inform prevention programs, and reciprocally, prevention knowledge should be effectively utilized to drive new, clinically focused risk factor research.
Descriptors: Prevention, Anxiety, At Risk Persons, Program Development, Psychopathology, Behavioral Science Research, Puberty, Fear, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
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