Unformatted text preview: B. Reinforcement model - environment 1. Punishment – 2. Non-responsiveness – Neglect. A lot of people that are ignored as a child are more likely to be shy. 3. Learned Helplessness – we want our actions to have dependable actions and if you can’t figure it out then you’ll give up. We want consistency. C. Skills – Some people are more skillful of communicating than others. D. Modeling – no good models of communications. IV. Reducing Dispositional Shyness A. Behavioral Therapies 1. Systematic desensitization 2. Cognitive restructuring 3. Visualization B. Skills Training V. Causes of Situational Shyness A. Conspicuousness B. Rigid Rules C. Labels D. Evaluation E. Novelty/Ambiguity...
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- Spring '07
- Shyness, A. Behavioral Therapies, Dispositional Shyness A., Correlates A. Educational