ERIC Number: EJ280724
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Apr
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Relaxation-Induced Anxiety: Paradoxical Anxiety Enhancement Due to Relaxation Training.
Heide, Frederick J.; Borkovec, T. D.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v51 n2 p171-82 Apr 1983
Documented relaxation-induced anxiety in 14 subjects suffering from tension who were given training in progressive relaxation and mantra meditation. Four of the subjects displayed clinical evidence of an anxiety reaction during a preliminary practice period. Progressive relaxation produced less evidence of relaxation-induced anxiety. (Author/JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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