Veterinary use of exposure techniques in the treatment of phobic domestic animals.

@article{Baum1989VeterinaryUO,
  title={Veterinary use of exposure techniques in the treatment of phobic domestic animals.},
  author={Markus Baum},
  journal={Behaviour research and therapy},
  year={1989},
  volume={27 3},
  pages={307-8}
}
  • Markus Baum
  • Published 1989 in Behaviour research and therapy
Exposure techniques as a treatment for human phobias are reviewed, as well as exposure's use in the extinction of avoidance behavior in laboratory animal studies. A third arena in which exposure is employed is reconsidered--in the veterinary treatment of phobic domestic animals. Veterinary use of exposure is illustrated, and the advantages and disadvantages… CONTINUE READING