SOCIAL ANXIETY IN ADOLESCENTS
AND YOUNG ADULTS
Translating Developmental Science Into Practice
Edited by Candice A. Alfano and Deborah C. Beidel
;is book assesses the implications of recent research for both researchers and clinicians who want to provide the
latest and most up-to-date treatments for their anxiety-plagued adolescent patients.
;e contributors to this book examine social anxiety in the lives of young people (aged 12 to 25) in the context of
dating and romantic relationships, alcohol and drug use, performance anxiety and school refusal, and alongside
comorbid disorders such as depression. ;e unique challenges faced by special populations including LGBT,
ethnic minority, and autistic adolescents are also considered, while clinically-oriented authors describe the latest
techniques in assessment and treatment, including pharmacotherapy and cognitive-behavioral approaches. 2011.
296 pages. Hardcover.
ISBN 978-1-4338-0948-4 | Item 4317259 | List: $69.95 | APA Member/Affiliate: $49.95
Introduction, Candice A. Alfano and Deborah C. Beidel | I. Overview of Social Anxiety Disorder in Adolescents and Young
Adults | 1. Clinical Presentation of Social Anxiety Disorder in Adolescents and Young Adults, Franklin Mesa, Melissa M. Nieves,
and Deborah C. Beidel | 2. The Etiology of Social Anxiety Disorder in Adolescents and Young Adults, Charmaine K. Higa-McMillan
and Chad Ebesutani | 3. Neurodevelopmental Aspects of Social Anxiety, Roxann Roberson-Nay and Ruth C. Brown | II. Individual
Differences, Contexts, and Influences of Social Anxiety in Young People | 4. Social Anxiety and Depression: The Teenage and
Early Adult Years, Lisa R. Starr, Joanne Davila, Annette La Greca, and Ryan R. Landoll | 5. Dating, Romantic Relationships, and
Social Anxiety in Young People, Annette La Greca, Joanne Davila, Ryan R. Landoll, and Rebecca Siegel | 6. Alcohol and Drug Use
in Socially Anxious Young Adults, Rachel D. Thompson, Abigail A. Goldsmith, and Giao Q. Tran | 7. Social and Performance Anxiety
and Oppositional and School Refusal Behavior in Adolescents, Christopher A. Kearney, Marisa Gauger, Rachel Schafer, and Timothy
Day | 8. Peer Relations and Victimization in Adolescents With Social Anxiety Disorder, Bridget K. Biggs, Marilyn L. Sampilo, and
Megan N. McFadden | 9. Social Anxiety Among Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Adolescents and Young Adults, Karen E.
Roberts, Danielle Schwartz, and Trevor A. Hart | 10. Social Anxiety in Adolescents on the Autism Spectrum, Susan W. White and
Amie R. Schry | 11. Cultural Influences on Social Anxiety in African American, Asian American, Hispanic and Latino, and Native
American Adolescents and Young Adults, Argero A. Zerr, Lindsay E. Holly, and Armando A. Pina | III. Assessment and Treatment
of Social Anxiety Disorder | 12. Assessment of Social Anxiety, Andres De Los Reyes and Courtney P. Keeton | 13. Behavioral
and Cognitive Behavioral Treatments for Social Anxiety Disorder in Adolescents and Young Adults, Kerri L. Kim, Adair F. Parr, and
Candice A. Alfano | 14. Pharmacotherapy for Social Anxiety Disorder in Adolescents and Young Adults, L. N. Ravindran and M. B.
Stein | 15. Adapting Treatment of Social Anxiety Disorder for Delivery in Schools: A School-Based Intervention for Adolescents,
Carrie Masia-Warner, Paige H. Fisher, Kristy A. Ludwig, Rebecca Rialon, and Julie L. Ryan
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2008. 207 pages. Hardcover.
ISBN 978-1-4338-0170-9 | Item 4317137
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