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  6/12/2012, Sivan 22, 5772

‘Treat Anxiety with Computers instead of Drugs’

Anxiety disorder exists in one out of every eight children, according to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America. Treatment through a computer program, instead of psychiatric drugs that can have damaging long-lasting effects, is suggested by Prof. Yair Bar-Chaim, of Tel Aviv University's School of Psychological Sciences.