Social anxiety and self-impression: cognitive preparation enhances the beneficial effects of video feedback following a stressful social task.

Negative and distorted images of the observable self are important in the development and maintenance of social phobia. Previous research has shown that video feedback has potential to correct the distorted self-perception [Rapee, R. M. & Hayman, K. (1996). The effects of video feedback on the self-evaluation of performance in socially anxious subjects… (More)