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Unformatted text preview: evaluations so child models poor social skills o Treatment Medication most commonly SSRIs, very effective but high risk of relapse CBT: exposure therapy Expose the individuals to feared social situations and remain until the fear decreases o They learn that the worst doesnt happen o Hierarchy, role play, challenge thought pattern, relaxation Reality testing Social skills training group training Model appropriate behaviors, rehearse Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder o Definition recurrent obsessions or compulsions that are significantly distressing or impairing such that it becomes so time consuming that it interferes with jobs or relationships People generally recognize that O & C are excessive or unreasonable Lifetime prevalence 1-2% Sex ratio: about equal Onset: early adolescence mid 20s...
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- Spring '08
- Cognitive Therapy