Interpersonal Vicious Cycles in Anxiety Disorders

  • Angelo Maria Saliani
  • Barbara Barcaccia
  • Francesco Mancini


In this chapter we intend to illustrate, on the basis of the clinical work carried out at the Outpatient Clinic of Psychotherapy APC1–SPC2 in Rome, some of the most frequent interpersonal vicious cycles that occur in anxiety disorders.


Anxiety Disorder Vicious Cycle Panic Attack Anxious Patient Anxious Individual 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Angelo Maria Saliani
    • 1
  • Barbara Barcaccia
  • Francesco Mancini
  1. 1.Associazione di Psicologia Cognitiva APCRomeItaly

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