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A Randomized Trial of Brief Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Prevention of Generalized Anxiety Disorder
J Clin Psychiatry 2008;69:1336-1366 [letter]
Copyright 2008 Physicians Postgraduate Press, Inc.
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Letter to the Editor
Sir: Given its high prevalence and cost to society, generalized
anxiety disorder (GAD) is a mental health problem that
merits investigation of etiology, treatment, and prevention. We
conducted a pilot study to investigate the efficacy of a preventative
psychoeducational workshop for GAD with college students
at risk for developing the disorder.
Method. A prevention workshop for GAD was developed
based on empirically supported cognitive-behavioral treatments
for GAD, and it was examined in college students who were
screened using the Penn State Worry Questionnaire (PSWQ).