systematic desensitisation


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Synonyms for systematic desensitisation

a technique used in behavior therapy to treat phobias and other behavior problems involving anxiety

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Covert reinforcement and self control procedures in systematic desensitisation of gagging behaviour.
This study investigated the effect of Systematic Desensitisation (SD) therapy on the reduction of test anxiety on some identified test anxious students.
Treatment involves something called systematic desensitisation.
Treatment involves something called systematic desensitisation which involves you and the therapist beginning with something simple like looking at a picture of a wasp and working over a few sessions toward you being able to be close to one without being scared.
Treatment involves something called systematic desensitisation which begins with something simple like looking at a picture of a wasp with a therapist and working, over a few sessions, toward you being able to be close to a real wasp without being scared.
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