For clients who typically have a strong fear or avoidance of one particular object or situation. Describes a 10-session course of treatment, including relaxatio techniques, anxiety coping skills, systematic desensitization, in vivo exposure, cognitive restructuring, and worry coping skills.
Edmund Bourne, Ph.D., has specialized in treating anxiety disorders and related problems for two decades. He is author of the highly regarded Anxiety & Phobia Workbook, which has helped numerous people in the United States and other countries. For many years, Dr. Bourne was director of The Anxiety Treatment Center in San Jose and Santa Rosa, California. Currently he resides in Kona, Hawaii and in California.