Treatment of a Boy's School Phobia with in vivo Systematic Desensitization
Reports the use of in vivo desensitization with a 13-yr-old school-phobic boy who had not attended school for nearly a year and for whom previous treatments had not been successful. The S's school attendance improved markedly. Treatment generalization and ethical aspects of treatment selection are discussed.
Professional School Psychology
Houlihan, D., & Jones, R.N. (1989). Treatment of a Boy's School Phobia with in vivo Systematic Desensitization. Professional School Psychology, 4(4), 285-293.
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Copyright © 1989 Lawrence Erlbaum. Article published by Lawrence Erlbaum in Professional School Psychology, volume 4, issue number 4, Fall 1989, pages 285-293. Available online: http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/h0090590