Titel: Worry and its Psychological Disorders
Autoren/Herausgeber: Graham C. Davey, Adrian Wells (Hrsg.)
Aus der Reihe: Wiley Series in Clinical Psychology
Graham Davey is Professor of Psychology at the University ofSussex in Brighton, UK. He has been an active researcher in areasassociated with anxiety and its disorders, especially pathologicalworrying, phobias, and perseverative psychopathologies generally.He has published his research in many high-impact internationaljournals including Journal of Abnormal Psychology, Behavioral& Brain Sciences, Journal of Experimental Psychology, andBehaviour Research & Therapy. He has authored or editeda total of 11 books, including Davey, G.C.L. (1997) (Ed)Phobias: A handbook of theory, research and treatment,Chichester:Wiley,andDavey, G.C.L.&Tallis, F. (1994) (Eds)Worrying: Perspectives on theory, assessment and treatment,Chichester: Wiley. He was elected President of the BritishPsychological Society from 2002-2003.
Adrian Wells is Professor of Clinical & ExperimentalPsychopathology at the University of Manchester, and Professor IIin Clinical Psychology at the Norwegian University of Science andTechnology, Trondheim. He is Honorary Consultant ClinicalPsychologist in Manchester Mental Health Trust. He has publishedover 100 scientific papers and book chapters in the area ofcognitive theory and therapy of emotional disorders. His booksinclude Wells, A. (1997) Cognitive Therapy of Anxiety Disorders:A Practice Manual and Conceptual Guide, Chichester, UK: Wiley,and Wells, A. (2000) Emotional Disorders and Metacognition:Innovative Cognitive Therapy, Chichester, UK: Wiley. He is theoriginator of metacognitive therapy and has also contributed to thedevelopment of cognitive therapy for anxiety disorders. He is afounding fellow of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy, USA.