Emerging Neuroscience Of Fear And Anxiety489 Therapeutic Practice And Clinical Implications

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Jaak Panksepp

Introduction 489 Subcortical FEAR System of the Mammalian Brain: The "Royal Road" 492

to Understanding the Nature of Angst

Treatment of Anxiety in Clinical Practice 499

Dispersion and Functions of Fear Systems in the Brain: Continuing 505 Studies of the Neuroanatomy of FEAR

Experiential-Affective Attributes of Fear and Anxiety 506

Concluding Remarks 511

References 512

17 SOMATIC TREATMENTS IN PSYCHIATRY 521

Ziad Nahas, Jeffrey P. Lorberbaum, Frank A. Kozel, and Mark S. George

Introduction 521

Electroconvulsive Therapy 522

Magnetic Seizure Therapy 525

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation 526

Vagus Nerve Stimulation 532

Deep Brain Stimulation 536

Psychiatric Neurosurgery 537

Future Directions 539

References 540

18 PSYCHOANALYSIS AND PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY: ART 549 AND SCIENCE OF COMBINING PARADIGMS

Marcia Kaplan

Introduction 549

Definition of Psychoanalytic Concepts 550

Challenge of Combining Paradigms 552

Future Prospects 566

Conclusions 567

References 568

19 DEPTH PSYCHOLOGICAL CONSEQUENCES OF BRAIN 571 DAMAGE

Oliver H. Turnbull and Mark Solms

Introduction 571

Depth Neuropsychology and Issues of Methodology 573

Prevalence of Psychological Changes in Neurological Patients 575

Lesions to the Left Convexity 576

Ventromesial Frontal Lobes 579

Confabulation and the Neurobiology of Emotion Systems 582

Lesions to the Right Convexity 585

Conclusion 590

References 591

20 SOCIOPHYSIOLOGY AND EVOLUTIONARY ASPECTS OF 597 PSYCHIATRY

Russell Gardner, Jr. and Daniel R. Wilson

Introduction 597

Relevant Evolutionary Concepts 598

Sociobiological Factors of Ultimate Causation 604

Psychiatric Pathogenesis as Communicational Disorder 607

Research on Substance Abuse and Social Rank Hierarchy 613

Preliminary Treatment Implications 618

Conclusions 620

References 620

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