Impact of Anxiety on Cognition
$9.00 | CE Hours:3.00 | Advanced
Not approved for CNAs
CE Course Description
Anxiety disorders constitute a sizable worldwide health burden with profound social and economic consequences. This advanced CE course examines the interaction between anxiety and cognition focusing on the translational threat of unpredictable shock paradigm.
Article Author: Oliver Robinson, Ph.D., et al.
Exam writer: Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)
CE Course Objectives
1. Investigate at which level fear and anxiety are dissociable.
2. Compare and contrast “hot” cognitive functions and “cold” cognitive functions.
3. Examine with which type of anxiety deficits in attentional control have been reported.
4. Describe anxiety-provoking context during episodic memory formation and retrieval.