Psychological Treatment of Phobic disorders

Systematic desensitisation and CBT

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1. What is empirical disputing?

  • Irrational thoughts aren't consistent with reality
  • Irrational thoughts based on logic
  • Challenging irrational thoughts based upon the idea that they are not useful
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2. What did Alloy and Abraham find?

  • Those with disorders were accurate in their predictions of the likelihood of an natural disaster
  • 52% success rate using just CBT and 85% success rate of CBT and drug treatment

3. Which study found that when aerophobics went through 12 weeks of SD, they all experienced less somatic and psychological effects to a flight stimulation apart from 2 participants?

  • Capafons et al.
  • Langevin
  • McGrath et al.
  • Ohman et al.

4. What did Keller find?

  • 75% of patients responded well to SD
  • 52% success rate using just CBT and a 85% success rate in using more drug treatment and CBT
  • There's no evidence of substitution of symptoms

5. Who developed REBT?

  • McGrath et al.
  • Ohman et al.
  • Ellis
  • Beck et al.


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