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A behavioral approach to post-catastrophic illness work phobias

International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine

Jan 1, 1977

M A Brown

PMID: 25848

Abstract

Two patients developed work phobias following major catastrophic physical illness. A combined approach to addressing their specific fears of returning to premorbid levels of work function utilized deep muscle relaxation, imagery based desensitization, social reinforcement, and shaping t...read more

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Imagination
Catastrophic Illness
Myopathy
Transcription Initiation
Muscle Relaxation Phase
Harassment, Non-Sexual
Attitude to Health
Self-Perception
Phobia, Social
Reinforcement, Social
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A behavioral approach to post-catastrophic illness work phobias

International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine

Jan 1, 1977

M A Brown

PMID: 25848

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Abstract

Two patients developed work phobias following major catastrophic physical illness. A combined approach to addressing their specific fears of returning to premorbid levels of work function utilized deep muscle relaxation, imagery based desensitization, social reinforcement, and shaping t...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Imagination
Catastrophic Illness
Myopathy
Transcription Initiation
Muscle Relaxation Phase
Harassment, Non-Sexual
Attitude to Health
Self-Perception
Phobia, Social
Reinforcement, Social

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