Treatment: Social Phobia

DSM IV Diagnostic

Note: all diagnostic links are to the excellent DSMIV made Easy Website

Social Phobia
Links to Pages
Acute Stress Disorder
Anxiety Disorder due to a General Medical Condition
Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Specific Phobia
Substance Induced Anxiety Disorder
Anxiety Disorders Association of America
Anxiety-Panic Resource Center
Anxiety Panic Internet Resource
National Panic/Anxiety Disorders Page
NIMH - Anxiety Disorders Education Program
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


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
Phobic Disorders and Panic in Adults : A Guide to Assessment and Treatment by Martin M. Antony, Richard P. Swinson
Shy Children, Phobic Adults : Nature and Treatment of Social Phobia by Deborah C. Beidel, Samuel M. Turner
Social Phobia : Clinical Application of Evidence-Based Psychotherapy (Clinical Application of Evidence-Based Psychotherapy) by Ronald M. Rapee, William C. Sanderson
Social Phobia : Diagnosis, Assessment, and Treatment by Richard G. Heimberg (Editor), Michael R. Liebowitz (Editor), Debra a Hope, Franklin R. Schneier (Editor)
Selected Readings - Clients
Diagonally-Parked in a Parallel Universe : Working Through Social Anxiety by Signe A. Dayhoff Ph.D.
The Hidden Face of Shyness : Understanding & Overcoming Social Anxiety by Franklin, Md Schneier, Lawrence Welkowitz (Contributor)
Overcoming Shyness and Social Phobia : A Step-By-Step Guide (Clinical Application of Evidence-Based Psychotherapy) by Ronald M. Rapee
Social Phobia : A Guide by John H., M.D. Greist, James W., M.D. Jefferson, David J., M.D. Katzelnick