Treatment: Panic Disorder
DSM IV Diagnostic
Agoraphobia without Hx of Panic Disorder 300.22 - DSM IV Made Easy
Panic Disorder with Agoraphobia 300.21 - DSM IV Made Easy
Panic Disorder without Agoraphobia 300.01 - DSM IV Made Easy
Anxiety Disorders Association of America
Anxiety-Panic Resource Center
Anxiety Panic Internet Resource - Panic Disorder
National Anxiety Foundation
National Panic/Anxiety Disorders Page
NIMH - Panic Disorder Information for Professionals
Related Links
Acute Stress Disorder
Anxiety Disorder due to a General Medical Condition
Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Social Phobia
Substance Induced Anxiety Disorder
Readings for Clients
Anxiety and Panic Attacks : Their Cause and Cure :The Five-Point Life-Plus Program for Conquering Fear by Robert Handly, Pauline Neff
Anxiety & Phobia Workbook by Bourne, Edmund J. Bourne
Anxiety, Panic Attacks and Agoraphobia: Information for Support People, Family and Friends by Kenneth V. Strong
Journey from Anxiety to Freedom : Moving Beyond Panic and Phobias and Learning to Trust Yourself by Mani Feniger
No Need to Fear : Overcoming Panic Disorder (book, audio and video tape combination) by Victoria M. St. Christopher, Koz St. Christopher, Rose M. Minner


The Correlation Between Suicide and Panic Disorder by Frank J. Ayd Jr., M.D., and Claudia Daileader
Mental Health - A Report from the U.S. Surgeon General - Anxiety Disorders
National Institute for Mental Health - Informational Article on Panic Disorder
Psychodynamic Treatment of Panic Disorder by Fredric Busch, M.D., and Barbara Milrod, M.D.
Treatment of Panic Disorder - National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference Statement
Treating Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia Without 'Pushing the Panic Button' by Arline Kaplan
Journal of Anxiety Disorders- an interdisciplinary journal that publishes research papers dealing with all aspects of anxiety disorders for all age groups (child, adolescent, adult and geriatric). Areas of focus include: traditional, behavioral, cognitive and biological assessment; diagnosis and classification; psychosocial and psychopharmacological treatment; genetics; epidemiology; and prevention.
Selected Readings
Manual of Panic-Focused Psychodynamic Psychotherapy by Barbara L. Milrod (Editor), Frederic N. Busch, Theodore Shapiro (Editor), Arnold Cooper (Editor)
Panic and Phobias : Empirical Evidence of Theoretical Models and Long-Term Effects of Behavioral Treatments by I. Hand, H.U. Wittchen
Panic Disorder: Assessment and Treatment Through a Wide-Angle Lens by Frank M. Dattilio, Jesus A. Salas-Auvert
Panic Disorder : Clinical, Biological, and Treatment Aspects (The Einstein Psychiatry, No 12) by Gregory N. Asnis, Herman M. Van Praag (Editor), Gregory M. Asnis (Editor)
Phobic Disorders and Panic in Adults : A Guide to Assessment and Treatment by Martin M. Antony, Richard P. Swinson
Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients With Panic Disorder by Psychiatric Press Incorporated (Editor)
Treating Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia : A Step-By-Step Clinical Guide by Elke, Phd. Zuercher-White
Helpful Links
DSM IV Made Easy Website - provides diagnostic information on most DSM IV categories
Dr. Bob's Website - DSM IV Codes - provides codes for each DSM IV category
Psychiatric Meds Info- links to the site