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(p. 105) In Vivo Exposure Case Examples 

(p. 105) In Vivo Exposure Case Examples
(p. 105) In Vivo Exposure Case Examples

Stephen P. H. Whiteside

, Thomas H. Ollendick

, and Bridget K. Biggs

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date: 28 September 2020

This chapter presents case examples to more fully illustrate how to implement exposure therapy with a variety of presenting problems. The chapter includes case examples detailing primarily in vivo exposure for social anxiety, specific phobias, and separation anxiety. Each example begins with a brief description of the case and then conceptualizes the case using the model presented previously in this book. Each case then includes description of family involvement, discussion of creating a fear ladder, presentation of a detailed exposure, and comments on the course of treatment. Each case illustrates a broader point related to the implementation of exposure, which is discussed last.

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