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ERIC Number: EJ108767
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1974
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Effects of Modeling and Desensitation in Reducing Dentist Phobia
Shaw, David W.; Thoresen, Carl E.
Journal of Counseling Psychology, 21, 5, 415-420, Sep 74
Many persons avoid dentists and dental work. The present study explored the effects of systematic desensitization and social-modeling treatments with placebo and assessment control groups. Modeling was more effective than desensitization as shown by the number of subjects who went to a dentist. (Author)
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