Assessment of articulated thoughts in social anxiety: modification of the ATSS procedure.

@article{Bates1990AssessmentOA,
  title={Assessment of articulated thoughts in social anxiety: modification of the ATSS procedure.},
  author={G Wright Bates and Ian M. Campbell and Philip M. Burgess},
  journal={The British journal of clinical psychology},
  year={1990},
  volume={29 ( Pt 1)},
  pages={91-8}
}
In the present study an assessment strategy was developed which adapted the Articulated Thoughts during Simulated Situations (ATSS) paradigm devised by Davison, Robins & Johnson (1983). That strategy was applied to the assessment of social anxiety. Responses of 10 socially anxious and 10 non-anxious males were compared as they imagined themselves participating in videotaped simulations of heterosocial interactions. Each time the subject was aware of a reaction to the events depicted, he stopped… CONTINUE READING