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Covin et al (2008) - CBT

Intervention
- CBT

Findings
- CBT for GAD is effective for reducing pathological worry,
- However effectiveness moderated by age
- Younger adults responded more favourably to CBT
- Therapeutic effects of CBT were maintained 6-12 months follow u

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Cragie et al (2008) - MBCT

Intervention
- MBCT

Findings
- Significant improvement in pathological worry and several GAD related symptoms at post treatment

- Treatment gains were maintained at follow up

3

Evans et al (2008) - MBCT

Intervention
- MBCT

Findings
- At post-treatment, participants experienced a significant reduction in anxiety, tension, worry and depressive symptoms