Unformatted text preview: perception without a sensation. 2. No, trying to forget the pain is a bad idea. By trying to ignore the pain the thought occurs more rapidly in your mind. This normally has the opposite effect than that which you are trying to achieve by ignoring the pain. A good alternative would be self-distraction. Studies show that you can best manage the effects by focusing on something specific....
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- Fall '11
- Psychology, Shea Psychology bonus