Review decision date: September 2015

Review decision: 

We checked this guideline and decided that it should not be updated at this time. For details see the update decision, decision matrix and the process for deciding if an update is needed.

 Next review date: January 2017

Review decision: 

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Next review date: September 2015

This clinical guideline offers evidence-based advice on the recognition, assessment and treatment of social anxiety disorder in children and young people (from school age to 17 years) and adults (aged 18 years and older). It includes a recommendation on the treatment of specific phobias that updates and replaces the section of NICE technology appraisal guidance 97 that deals with phobia.

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