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2. What is not a feature of SIT

  • Making an anxiety hierarchy
  • Application to real life situations
  • Conceptualisation
  • Skill acquisition and rehearsal

3. Which statement best describes Conceptualisation?

  • Taking on new challenges
  • Identifying fears and and anxieties whilst establishing a relationship with the therapist
  • Implying newly acquired relaxation and coping techniques to real life
  • Training to develop skills in coping with stress and relaxation techniques

4. Who's study has been criticised for being particularly unethical and why?

  • Kanner et al's study because the results were only correlational
  • Brady's monkey study because all of the monkey's died painfully and slowly
  • Frankenhaeuser's study because it had high ecological validity
  • Marmot et al's study because data was obtained using questionnaires and not kept unanimous

5. Drug treatments for stress do not...

  • … reduce the activity of the sympathetic nervous system
  • … help the patient to practise relaxation techniques and apply them to real life
  • … slow down the activity of the central nervous system
  • … slow down the activity of neurones making us feel relaxed


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