Unformatted text preview: • mental representations of physical objects or events that are no longer present Why is Mental Imagery Important? • occurs in many cognitive tasks • may help to understand related phenomena: • hallucinations • daydreaming • dreaming • may be useful to understanding how to elicit imagery during therapy • systematic desensitization • empty-chair technique...
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- Fall '09
- Psychology, Capital letter, hallucinations, 90 degrees, mental imagery