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A Practical Approach to Overcoming Illness Anxiety


In this Webinar: 

 

Dr. Danny Zamir of the Anxiety and Panic Disorder Clinic of Santa Barbara will provide an overview of what health anxiety is, how health anxiety is maintained, and how to break the cycle of catastrophizing and reassurance seeking. This webinar is for clinicians treating people with health anxiety as well as for people who have health anxiety and want to learn about how to overcome this debilitating and excruciating condition. Dr. Zamir will review a conceptualization and cognitive-behavioral treatment for Illness Anxiety Disorder (formerly hypochondriasis). The hope of this webinar is to give you the tools to understand how these disorders work and how to overcome them.

 

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the signs and symptoms of illness anxiety disorder (also known as hypochondriasis or health anxiety)
  2. Explain how illness anxiety is maintained by reassurance-seeking and how to stop the loop that keeps illness anxiety going
  3. Identify effective treatments for illness anxiety

 

 

Ordering Information

Once payment is received, you will be emailed a full video recording of this webinar along with all presentation materials.

Optional CEs (1.5) may be purchased through R. Cassidy Seminars. A link to purchase CE Credits will be included in the email containing all your webinar resourcesMore Info Here

Continuing Education Information

Optional CEs (1.5) may be purchased through R. Cassidy Seminars. A link to purchase CE Credits will be included in the email containing all your webinar resourcesMore Info Here

About the Presenter

Daniel Zamir, Psy.D Dr. Zamir is the president of the Anxiety and Panic Disorders Clinic of Santa Barbara. He attained his doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Pacific University in Portland, OR in 2012. He obtained his psychology license in California in 2013 (PSY25871) after completing training at UCLA and UCSD in CBT, behavioral health, and mindfulness-based approaches to mental health. Dr. Zamir specializes in working with individuals who are dealing with symptoms of anxiety, panic, PTSD, OCD, phobias, and social anxiety. His approach to therapy integrates several empirically supported treatment models to help people to meet their goals and improve their lives.

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