Pulmonary disease patients receive help with the anxiety brought on by their condition

20/06/2016 by Amy Gaskin-Williams

Feedback from COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) patients in Nottingham North and East identified that they wanted help managing the anxiety brought on by their condition.

In response, CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy) has now been delivered to the Respiratory team by a CBT practitioner to enable them to help patients manage their anxiety.