The OPEN MINDS Executive Blueprint for Crisis ManagementBuilding Organizational Sustainability & Success in a Disrupted Health & Human Service Market
A 32-week program designed to help executive teams navigate the business, organizational, operational, and culture changes of a market in turbulence. The program, based on the seven-component OPEN MINDS executive blueprint, combines a series of 35 live educational web briefings with online technical assistance and a suite of on-demand resources.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapies Combined With Medication Most Effective In Reducing Childhood Anxiety
Both antidepressant medications and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) are effective at reducing childhood anxiety. Among children ages 5 to 16 diagnosed with anxiety and who received combination treatments that included both CBT and the antidepressant sertraline had better outcomes than children treated with CBT alone or medication alone. Compared to no treatment/ or being on a wait list for treatment, CBT significantly improved primary anxiety symptoms, remission, and response. CBT reduced primary anxiety symptoms more than fluoxetine and improved remission more than sertraline.
Compared to a pill placebo, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) significantly reduced primary anxiety symptoms and doubled . . .