ERIC Number: EJ559307
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Emotive Performances: A Treatment Package for Children's Phobias.
Mendez, Francisco J.; Garcia, Maria J.
Child & Family Behavior Therapy, v18 n3 p19-34 1996
Describes the emotive performances treatment package, which combines in vivo desensitization through games, participant modeling, and social and material reinforcement of approach responses. Carried out eight treatment sessions of 20 minutes duration with 15 children who were afraid of the dark and of loud noises. Results show significant reduction in both phobias. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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