A Case of Social Anxiety
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A Case of Social Anxiety


Topic Areas:
Clinical Demonstration |  Anxiety
Category:
Pioneers of Psychotherapy
Faculty :
Joseph Wolpe
Course Level:
Master Degree or Higher in Health-Related Field
Duration:
00:57:00
Format:
Audio and Video
Original Program Date :
Dec 10, 1985
License:
Access for 30 day(s) after purchase.


Description

Joseph Wolpe (1985) begins with Santiago who has a history of experiencing strong feelings of anxiety and discomfort during social situations. Questioning reveals that these problems are most intense when he is in situations in which he experiences a loss of control. Wolpe uses imagery and desensitization to diminish feelings of anxiety.

Educational Objectives:

  1. To demonstrate accuracy in behavior analysis
  2. To apply behavior techniques

From conference EP85-CD03-DVD

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Joseph Wolpe, MD, was a South African psychiatrist, one of the most influential figures in Behavior Therapy. Wolpe grew up in South Africa, attending Parktown Boys' High School and obtaining his M.D. from the University of the Witwatersrand.


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