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Psychological desensitization therapy

Known as: Desensitization, Psychological, Desensitizations (Psychology), Desensitization therapy 
A behavior therapy technique in which deep muscle relaxation is used to inhibit the effects of graded anxiety-evoking stimuli.
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Meta-analytic procedures were used to test the effects of violent video games on aggressive behavior, aggressive cognition… 
Review
1998
Review
1998
Behavioral therapy techniques for treating phobias often includes graded exposure of the patient to anxiety-producing stimuli… 
Review
1997
Review
1997
Behavioral therapy techniques for treating phobias often includes graded exposure of the patient to anxiety-producing stimuli… 
Review
1993
Review
1993
Sixty million adult Americans are at increased health risk due to elevated blood pressure [1-3]. Essential hypertension was the… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
ABSTRACT— Thirty sex offenders were randomly allocated: 10 to receive medroxyprogesterone therapy (M), 10, imaginal… 
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
ABSTRACT– Twenty subjects were randomly allocated to receive either imaginal desensitization (ID) or covert sensitization (CS) to… 
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Summary Twenty compulsive gamblers were randomly allocated, half to receive aversion-relief therapy and half to receive imaginal…