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Unformatted text preview: the stimulus. I think you've got it a little confused here. ... expose the client to gradations of the feared stimulus, while simultaneously inhibiting the fear response with a relaxation or pleasurable response. Reciprocal Inhibition-We cant have two opposite behaviors at the same time, for example you can either have a fear and then feel happy safe would be a better contrast. ..but not at the same time. Steps in Behavioral Rehearsa l 1. Prepare the client; give rationale, test alternative behavioral, discuss appropriate expectations 2. Identify targets for change: hierarchy of situations to rehearse 3. Role Play of behavioral rehearsal: should be realistic as possible 4. Carry out, homework 1 Emotions? Are you sure the behaviorist is concerned with emotions?...
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