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Systematic desensitization is to in vivo desensitization as

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Systematic desensitization is to in vivo desensitization as

(A) flooding is to aversion therapy.
(B) modeling is to implosive therapy.
(C) aversion therapy is to modeling.
(D) implosive therapy is to flooding.
(E) implosive therapy is to in vivo implosive therapy.

(D) implosive therapy is to flooding.

Both systematic desensitization and in vivo desensitization are treatments for phobias and other anxiety disorders. In systematic desensitization, clients imagine the different levels of the anxiety hierarchy. However, in vivo densensitization involves experiencing the anxiety provoking situations. Similarly, implosive therapy involves imagining an intensely feared situation until the fear is extinguished, while flooding consists of experiencing the highly anxiety-provoking situation until the fear is extinguished.

Posted : 21/03/2024 2:25 pm