Featuring leading international authors working in clinical psychology and psychiatry, this handbook offer the most in-depth coverage of social anxiety disorder, including personality factors in SAD, and multicultural issues in the diagnosis, case conceptualization, and treatment of SAD.
- A multi-contributed, internationally diverse handbook covering all major elements of social anxiety disorder, offering an invaluable teaching tool
- This unique text contributes significantly to the field by summarizing the current state of research in the area and outlining future directions
- Provides a comprehensive overview of applied, empirically-supported techniques in the conceptualization, assessment, and treatment of SAD
Keywords: Clinical Psychology, Social anxiety disorder, cognitive-behavioral therapy, pharmacotherapy, treatment outcome, translational research, empirically-supported treatment, clinical psychology, psychiatry, psycho-evolutionary model, self-presentation, impression management, social anxiety, neuroanatomical models, pathophysiological responses, personality, behavioral inhibition, interpersonal factors, Social skills deficiency, comorbid, positivity impairment, oxytocin, pharmacological treatments, SAD, social phobia