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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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2016
2016
In this paper, we focused on effectiveness of two treatment techniques-cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) and systematic… Expand
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2010
2010
摘要目的观察针灸结合心理脱敏治疗海洛因成瘾者焦虑症状及抑制心理渴求的临床疗效。方法将90 例海洛因成瘾者随机分为治疗组(45 例)和对照组(45 例)。 治疗组采用针灸结合心理脱敏治疗, 每次30 min, 一星期治疗2次, 共治疗8… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
Behavioral therapy techniques for treating phobias often includes graded exposure of the patient to anxiety-producing stimuli… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
ABSTRACT— Thirty sex offenders were randomly allocated: 10 to receive medroxyprogesterone therapy (M), 10, imaginal… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
ABSTRACT– Twenty subjects were randomly allocated to receive either imaginal desensitization (ID) or covert sensitization (CS) to… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Twenty compulsive gamblers were randomly allocated, half to receive aversion-relief therapy and half to receive imaginal… Expand
1979
1979
Abstract A systematic, controlled study of psychological desensitization treatment for asthma is described. Relaxation training… Expand
1972
1972
Abstract Thirty-nine first-year theology students displaying marked public speaking anxiety were randomly assigned to three… Expand