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What treatment options are used to assist patients with anxiety disorders?
Treatment options usually consist of a combination of medication and psychotherapy. [ Antidepressant agents are the drugs of choice in the treatment of anxiety disorders, particularly the newer agents, which have a safer adverse effect profile and higher ease of use than the older tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs), such as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Behavioral therapy and
CBT have demonstrated efficacy through controlled studies. Computerized CBT (FearFighter) has been recommended for panic and phobia by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence guidelines (NICE). Deciding which treatment or combination of treatments to prescribe depends on a careful interview and assessment of the patient?s goals and level of pathology. ]
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User: What treatment options are used to assist patients with anxiety disorders?

Weegy: Treatment options usually consist of a combination of medication and psychotherapy. [ Antidepressant agents are the drugs of choice in the treatment of anxiety disorders, particularly the newer agents, which have a safer adverse effect profile and higher ease of use than the older tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs), such as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Behavioral therapy and CBT have demonstrated efficacy through controlled studies. Computerized CBT (FearFighter) has been recommended for panic and phobia by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence guidelines (NICE). Deciding which treatment or combination of treatments to prescribe depends on a careful interview and assessment of the patient?s goals and level of pathology. ]
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User: What treatment options are used to assist patients with anxiety disorders? A. Medication B. Psychotherapy C. Medication and Psychotherapy D. None of the above

Weegy: B. Psychotherapy
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User: How many American adults does OCD affect each year? A. 1.2 million B. 2.2 million C. 3.2 million D. 4.2 million

Weegy: B. 2.2 million
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User: How long do anxiety disorders last? A. At least one year B. At least six months C. At least six weeks D. At least two years

Weegy: C. At least six weeks.
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User: What physical symptoms often accompany social phobia? A. Difficulty talking B. Trembling C. Nausea D. All of the above

Weegy: D. All of the above.
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User: What is another name for bipolar disorder? A. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Syndrome B. Yin and Yang Illness C. Aggressive-Depressive Illness D. Manic-Depressive Illness

Weegy: C. Aggressive-Depressive Illness.
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User: How many American adults are affected by specific phobias each year? A. 920,000 B. 13.2 million C. 19.2 million D. 26.2 million

Weegy: C. 19.2 million.
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User: What supplement has been known to reduce symptoms of aggression and depression in patients, especially women with borderline personality disorder? A. Vitamin K B. Omega-3 fatty acids C. Folic acid D. Biotin

Weegy: B. Omega-3 fatty acids.
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User: How many American adults do anxiety disorders affect each year? A. 10 million B. 25 million C. 40 million D. 65 million

Weegy: C. 40 million adults are affected each year.
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User: What gender differences exist with regard to people who have GAD? A. Men are more likely to develop GAD than women B. Women are more likely to develop GAD than men C. There is no difference in the likelihood to develop GAD when comparing men to women D. None of the above

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