chapter  9
21 Pages

Psychoneurosis and Anxiety Problems

ByEDWARD GARCIA, WILLIAM KNAUS

Albert Ellis begins his exploration into anxiety by breaking anxieties and fears down into categories, such as ego anxiety, discomfort anxiety, and anxiety about anxiety. He next ties harmful cognitions to each condition, and then cites research findings on cognition in neurosis. He applies his demandingness theory to anxiety.