Is aversive learning a marker of risk for anxiety disorders in children?

@article{Craske2008IsAL,
  title={Is aversive learning a marker of risk for anxiety disorders in children?},
  author={Michelle G Craske and Allison M Waters and R Lindsey Bergman and Bruce D. Naliboff and Ottmar V Lipp and Hideki Negoro and Edward M. Ornitz},
  journal={Behaviour research and therapy},
  year={2008},
  volume={46 8},
  pages={954-67}
}
Aversive conditioning and extinction were evaluated in children with anxiety disorders (n=23), at-risk for anxiety disorders (n=15), and controls (n=11). Participants underwent 16 trials of discriminative conditioning of two geometric figures, with (CS+) or without (CS-) an aversive tone (US), followed by 8 extinction trials (4 CS+, 4 CS-), and 8 extinction… CONTINUE READING