Diagnosis and Treatment of Generalized Anxiety Disorders

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Summarize the DSM-5 diagnostic criteria for generalized anxiety disorder.
2. Develop a plan of behavioral and/or pharmacologic treatment for an individual with generalized anxiety disorder. 
3. Describe the common challenges in treating a patient with generalized anxiety disorder.  

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
04/02/2021
Parent activity set: 

Paul Bornemann, MD, Associate Residency Program Director, Palmetto Health Family Medicine Residency, Director of Primary Care Ultrasound, Ultrasound Institute, Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
04/02/2021
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