Culture and Anxiety Disorders

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3 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCulture and Mental Health
Subtitle of host publicationSociocultural Influences, Theory, and Practice
Number of pages24
ISBN (Print)9781405169837
StatePublished - Mar 5 2009


  • Anxiety disorders-prevalent class of disorders in United States representing mental health problem
  • Culture and anxiety disorders
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)-excessive anxiety and worry
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and recurrent obsessions or compulsions
  • Panic Disorder (PD) and agoraphobia
  • Social Anxiety Disorder (SAD)-marked and persistent fear of social or performance situations
  • Specific Phobia (SP)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Psychology

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