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On edge : a journey through anxiety  Cover Image Book Book

On edge : a journey through anxiety / Andrea Petersen.

Petersen, Andrea. (Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0553418599 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780553418590 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0553418572 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780553418576 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780553418576 : HRD
  • ISBN: 0553418572 : HRD
  • ISBN: 9780553418576 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0553418572 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780553418590 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0553418599 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 305 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The anticipation of pain: Defining anxiety -- Scary clowns and the end of days: Anxiety in childhood -- My grandmother's madness: The genetics of anxiety -- From CBT to karaoke: Nondrug therapies for anxiety -- May cause dizziness: Medications for anxiety -- Cold calls, airplanes, and indecision: Anxiety at work and on the road -- The isolation chamber: Anxiety in love and friendship -- Worries about my daughter: The education of an anxious parent -- Staying grounded: Learning to live with anxiety.
Summary, etc.:
A wry, sympathetic, bracingly honest account of living with anxiety, coupled with deep reportage on the science of anxiety disorders. -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Petersen, Andrea > Mental health.
Anxiety disorders > Treatment.
Anxiety > Patients > Biography.
Anxiety disorders > Treatment.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Brookfield Library.


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