IN VIVO EXPOSURE THERAPY

A person is exposed to situations provoking anxiety in a real world condition to try to master the anxiety and be able to function normally. See exposure therapy.

IN VIVO EXPOSURE THERAPY: "In vivo exposure therapy is a form of behaviour therapy."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "IN VIVO EXPOSURE THERAPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/in-vivo-exposure-therapy/ (accessed June 27, 2017).
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