An Analysis of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy as it Pertains to the treatment of Anxiety Disorder This paper will briefly looks at a popular form of treatment for Anxiety Disorder. The form of treatment used is referred to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Wright, (2006) discussed the general background information about Social Anxiety disorder and its treatment by use of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Then, CBT will be investigated from two specific perspectives. Guardino, (2001) work concerning cognitive behavioral group therapy for patients with coexisting social anxiety and disorder and substance use will be reviewed.