Authors: Elizabeth Cara, OTR/L, PhD, MFCC , Ginny Byer, RN, MSN, CS & Susanne J Pavlovich–Danis, RN, MSN, ARNP–C, CDE, CRRN
The goal of this program is to update OTs’ clinical knowledge about the most common types of anxiety disorders so that they may identify, evaluate, and treat anxiety. After you study the information presented here, you will be able to —
- Describe the common symptoms and treatments of five anxiety disorders.
- Ask two important questions when evaluating clients for anxiety disorders
- Develop an intervention plan following the Occupational Therapy Practice Framework.