Worry as a predictor of fear acquisition in a nonclinical sample.

@article{Joos2012WorryAA,
  title={Worry as a predictor of fear acquisition in a nonclinical sample.},
  author={Els Joos and Debora Vansteenwegen and Dirk Hermans},
  journal={Behavior modification},
  year={2012},
  volume={36 5},
  pages={723-50}
}
People seem to differ in their conditionability, that is, the ease by which fear associations (neutral stimulus-unconditioned stimulus [CS-US] contingencies) are learned. Recently, the level of trait worry has been proposed as a predictor of heightened conditionability. The current research aimed to (a) further investigate this influence of individual… CONTINUE READING