SELF-ATTITUDE OF PATIENTS AND THERAPEUTIC RESISTANCE FORMATION IN GENERALIZED ANXIETY DISORDER

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The article presents self-attitude patterns of generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) patients in relation to clinics and therapy of GAD. A variant of therapeutic resistance, due to involvement of current treatment in disease pattern of GAD is discussed. A way to overcome such therapeutic resistance variant is shown.

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Alexey A Atamanov

Chelyabinsky state medical academy

Email: atamanov_psy@mail.ru
кафедра социальной работы, психологии и педагогики; Челябинская государственная медицинская академия; Chelyabinsky state medical academy

Vladimir D Mendelevich

Каzan state medical university

Email: mendelevich_vl@mail.ru
кафедра медицинской и общей психологии; Казанский государственный медицинский университет; Каzan state medical university

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