eBook Anxiety Disorders, 1st Edition

  • Series Name: Issues That Concern You
  • Brian Kennedy
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  • ISBN-10: 0737751274
  • ISBN-13: 9780737751277
  • DDC: 616.8522
  • 300 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released April 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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Each Issues That Concern You title deals with a subject likely to affect students or someone they know. Recognizing that intimate relationship with the reader, the series weaves together different points of view to make these complex issues less intimidating and more accessible.This volume provides an overview of anxiety disorders and their impact on teens. Chapters examine test anxiety, separation anxiety, social anxiety, post-traumatic stress and obsessive-compulsive disorder, and discuss the importance of teen mental health checkups, current treatment opinions, and related controversies.

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Issues That Concern You

Each title in this colorful series discusses an issue that either is part of students’ lives or is likely affecting someone they know. Presenting multiple sides to current issues, each title distinguishes itself through its dedicated focus on concerns that today’s middle and high school students deal with regularly, such as underage drinking and obesity.

Moreover, Issues That Concern You recognizes the intimate relationship between its subject and reader as it weaves together different points of view. Backmatter offers facts and "self-help" style advice to young people grappling with the issues.

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Features and Benefits

  • At Issue series provides a wide range of opinions on individual social issues.
  • Includes facts taken from a variety of government and research facilities, to tell students more of what they want to know about the issue, and guidance for students to aid them in addressing the issue in their own lives.
  • A bibliography and thorough subject index round out each volume.


"The appendix offers helpful information and self-help tips to teenagers who may be struggling with obesity themselves. Overall, this is a well-written, high-quality resource." --School Library Journal, February 2007

— Kristen Todd

"Clearly presented and organized and illustrated with photos and charts, this useful title should be a staple in YA collections." -- Booklist, October 15, 2006

— Kristen Todd