Alisa R Singer Keith S Dobson David J A Dozois

Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are challenging to treat, especially when these disorders are comorbid with depression. Consequently, clinicians must be familiar with a number of issues specific to each disorder and their comorbid condition, including epidemiological considerations, assessment strategies, case conceptualization, and intervention techniques. In this chapter, we present the challenges of treating patients with these complex conditions and highlight strategies for overcoming barriers. A case example illustrates the various points made throughout this chapter.

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