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Definitions and Useful Links

We encourage you to explore this list of useful links to learn more about Anxiety Disorders:

Definitions of Anxiety Disorder

Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia

Social Anxiety Disorder (Social Phobia)

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Specific Phobia

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Acute Stress Disorder


Anxiety Disorders Associations

Anxiety Disorders Association of America

Anxiety Disorders Association of Canada

Anxiety Disorders Association of British Columbia

Anxiety Disorders Association of Manitoba

Anxiety Disorders Association of Ontario

Obsessive Compulsive Foundation

Trichotillomania Learning Center

Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Associations

Academy of Cognitive Therapy

Association for Behavioral & Cognitive Therapies

Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy (AACBT)

British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies

Canadian Association for Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies (CACBT)

Association Canadienne des Thérapies Cognitives et Comportementales

European Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies

Society of Clinical Psychology (American Pscyhological Association, Division 12)

Psychology and Psychiatry Associations

American Psychiatric Association

American Psychological Association

American Association for Psychological Sciences

American Psychopathological Association

Canadian Psychiatric Association

Canadian Psychological Association

Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology

Anxiety Disorders Treatment Centres in Canada and the United States

Anxiety disorder-related clinics and treatment centres with websites are listed in this section, along with Psychology Associations so that you are able to locate a link to a potential treatment provider.

Canada & USA

Recommended Readings

Compiled by Martin M. Antony, Ph.D., Department of Psychology, Ryerson University, January 2011

Click here for a pdf list of Recommended Readings and Video Resources for Anxiety Disorders and Related Problems

The ATRC is grateful to Martin M. Antony, Ph.D., ABPP for permission to use his compilation of reading recommendations.

Self-Help for Anxiety: finding messages suitable for promotion to the public. The study aimed to identify self-help strategies that are likely to be effective and easy to use for mild anxiety.  Below is a link to a brief self-help guide that has been developed from an Australian led international study and based on the study results.  If you would like a copy of the guide, "What can I do to help myself with anxiety?" you can download the pdf from the following page:  

Group Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) for Anxiety Disorders:  What to Expect - A recommended reading for those individuals referred to our clinic and who are interested in participating in one of the groups that we offer.  The content was recently developed in our clinic and explains what CBT is. 

Links to Anxiety - Related Reports

Antony, M.M., & Swinson, R.P. (1996). Anxiety disorders and their treatment: A critical review of the evidence-based literature. Ottawa, ON: Health Canada.

Links to Information to Aid in Treatment of Anxiety and Related Disorders

Cancer Statistics (for treating health anxiety)

Metropolitan Life Tables of Height and Weight
Information from Steven B. Halls, MD

Links to Anxiety Disorders Assessment Resources

Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV (SCID)

Composite International Diagnostic Interview (CIDI)

Journal Databases and General Information

PubMed (National Library of Medicine)

Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals
International Committee of Medical Journal Editors

Abbreviations for Journals Listed in Index Medicus

Links to Electronic Journals and Periodicals in Psychology

Links to Instructions for Authors (Biomedical Journals)
University of Southern Alabama

Websites for Anxiety and CBT-Related Journals

Anxiety, Stress and Coping

Behavior Modification

Behaviour Research and Therapy

Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy

Cognitive Behaviour Therapy

Cognitive Therapy and Research

Depression and Anxiety

Depression and Addiction Rehab

Journal of Anxiety Disorders

Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry

Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy

Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment

Journal of Traumatic Stress

Websites for Other Journals that Publish Articles on Anxiety Disorders and CBT

Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica

American Journal of Psychiatry

Archives of General Psychiatry

Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry

Biological Psychiatry

British Journal of Clinical Psychology

British Journal of Psychiatry

Canadian Journal of Psychiatry

Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy

Clinical Psychology Review

The Clinical Psychologist

Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice

Comprehensive Psychiatry

Journal of Abnormal Psychology

Journal of Affective Disorders

Journal of Clinical Psychiatry

Journal of Clinical Psychology

Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology

Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease

Journal of Psychiatric Research

Personality and Individual Differences

Psychiatry Research

Psychological Assessment

Scientific Review of Mental Health Practice