Federico Durbano

Università degli Studi di Milano

Dr. Federico Durbano received a degree in Medicine and specialized in Psychiatry in Milan. He had different work experiences in some hospitals (Milan 'Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico,” Treviglio, Melegnano, Fatebenefratelli), where he has achieved significant career milestones, and now he is the director of Psychiatric Unit in Melzo Hospital—ASST Melegnano e della Martesana—and vice director of Mental Health and Substance Dependence Department in the same ASST. He had teaching assignments from the University of Milan (Nursing School) and the University of Castellanza (Master in Criminology). He has attended more than 70 local and national congresses and courses as an invited speaker, and he has published more than 160 papers in national and international journals and books. He also works as a technical advisor to the court in the field of forensic psychiatry.

5books edited

4chapters authored

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This book collects the contributions of a number of clinical psychiatrists all over the world, interested in developing basic research about anxiety and in applying it in clinical contexts. It is divided into four sections, covering general issues about anxiety (ethological and developmental ones), basic research issues on specific aspects of anxiety (bioanatomical ones, correlation with personality structure and so on), and new clinical and therapeutical proposals and hypothesis. Each author summarized the clinical importance of his work, underlining the clinical pitfalls of this publication.

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