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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
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Published: [S.l.] : WILEY-BLACKWELL, 2020.
Table of Contents:
  • Cover
  • Title Page
  • Copyright Page
  • Contents
  • List of Contributors
  • Chapter 1 Worry, Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD), and their Importance
  • What is Worry-What is GAD?
  • Epidemiology
  • Where Do GAD Patients Present and at What Cost for the Health System?
  • Introduction and Overview of the Handbook
  • References
  • Chapter 2 Assessing Worry: An Overview
  • Introduction
  • What Is Worrying?
  • Assessments of GAD and Worry
  • Challenges in assessing gad and worry
  • Assessing worry and gad with the event sampling methodology (esm)
  • Differential Diagnosis of GAD and the Overlap of Worry with Related Constructs
  • Conclusion
  • References
  • Chapter 3 Perceptions of Threat
  • Introduction
  • Measuring Perceptions of Threat
  • Research Linking Perceptions of Threat and Worrying
  • Formation of Threat Perception: Potential Antecedents
  • Negative Beliefs
  • Intolerance of Uncertainty
  • High Performance Standards
  • Goal investment
  • Moderators of the Relationship Between Perceived Threat and Worry
  • Potential Clinical Implications
  • Future Directions for Research
  • Conclusion
  • Note
  • References.
  • Chapter 4 Transdiagnostic View on Worrying and Other Negative Mental Content
  • Introduction
  • Is Worry a Transdiagnostic Process?
  • Is Worry Just a Variant of Transdiagnostic RNT?
  • Definition of Repetitive Negative Thinking (RNT)
  • Evidence for the construct of RNT
  • Looking beyond worry and rumination
  • Assessment of RNT from a transdiagnostic perspective
  • Conclusions
  • Theoretical Models of RNT as a Transdiagnostic Process
  • Emotional avoidance models
  • Emotion dysregulation models
  • Metacognitive model
  • Information processing and cognitive control models.
  • An integrative model of transdiagnostic RNT
  • Conclusions
  • Treatment of Worry/RNT from a Transdiagnostic Perspective
  • Which interventions are efficacious to reduce rnt?
  • Where to go from here?
  • Conclusions and Future Directions
  • Notes
  • References
  • Chapter 5 Worry and Other Mental Health Problems
  • Introduction
  • Health Anxiety
  • Health anxiety: definition, diagnosis, and prevalence
  • Assessment
  • Worry and health anxiety: concluding remarks
  • Worry and Insomnia Disorder
  • Insomnia disorder: definition, diagnosis, and prevalence
  • Assessment of worry in insomnia disorder.
  • Worry and insomnia disorder: concluding remarks
  • Concluding Remarks and Future Directions
  • References
  • Chapter 6 Learning Science and Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
  • Introduction
  • Basic Conditioning Theory and Avoidance Learning
  • Excitatory Fear Mechanisms and Fear Generalization in GAD
  • Borkovec's Avoidance Model
  • RFT and GAD
  • AARR and GAD
  • Conclusion
  • References
  • Chapter 7 Cognitive-Behavioral Models of Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD): Toward a Synthesis
  • Introduction
  • Historical Underpinnings of Cognitive-Behavioral Conceptualizations of GAD.