Advances in the Healing of Psychopathology

Exposure Treatment
  • Isaac Marks


The experimental tradition is not new to psychology or medicine, but it is a recent arrival in psychological treatments. One of its fruits is behavioral psychotherapy, which can relieve several kinds of formerly untreatable psychopathology. Examples include anxiety syndromes like phobic and obsessivecompulsive disorders, and some sexual and social problems.


Exposure Treatment Reciprocal Inhibition Phobic Disorder Muscular Relaxation Unpleasant Emotion 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Isaac Marks
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of PsychiatryLondon, S.E.5.England

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