Effects of varied-stimulus exposure training on fear reduction and return of fear.

@article{Rowe1998EffectsOV,
  title={Effects of varied-stimulus exposure training on fear reduction and return of fear.},
  author={M W Rowe and Michelle G Craske},
  journal={Behaviour research and therapy},
  year={1998},
  volume={36 7-8},
  pages={719-34}
}
The current investigation assessed the relative treatment benefits of persistence with one specific stimulus vs exposure to multiple versions of a stimulus. The study was a 2 (type of stimulus) x 3 (assessment occasion) design, in which two spider-fearful groups (N = 28) were compared across three different occasions: pre-treatment, post-treatment, and follow-up. Exposure trials were conducted with the same tarantula for participants in the control group, whereas experimental participants were… CONTINUE READING
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