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"When Panic Attacks" is a book written by psychiatrist David D. Burns, according to the doctor's blog, Feeling Good. In his book, Dr. Burns discusses how to use cognitive therapy to overcome any form of anxiety, includin... More »

Some techniques for overcoming a panic attack while it is occurring are recognizing the symptoms, accepting the attack, and performing breathing exercises, according to PsychCentral. More long-term strategies for dealing... More »

Psychologists classify intense fear accompanied by four of a group of predetermined symptoms as a panic attack, according to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America. Panic attacks peak within a few minutes of o... More »

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