ERIC Number: EJ269532
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Feb
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Imaginal Flooding in the Treatment of a Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
Keane, Terence M.; Kaloupek, Danny G.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v50 n1 p138-40 Feb 1982
Empirically evaluated the efficacy of treating combat-related disorders by imaginally presenting the aversive events surrounding the trauma. Treated a Vietnam veteran for anxiety-related symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder. Reduction of anxiety through imaginal exposure to the aversive events led to marked improvement in overall adjustment. (RC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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