Agoraphobia is a disabling and common mental health

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The work could also be adapted to different psychological conditions. Agoraphobia is a disabling and common mental health problem Chapter 9 Personal construct therapy Robert a. neimeyer and david a. winter The treatment of agoraphobic clients in which graduated exposure to previously avoided situation, much of this in homework assignments, is combined with personal construct group psychotherapy (winter & Metcalfe, 2005). Pg 159 the assignments focuses on the elaboration of constructing of interpersonal conflict; another on the possible negative implications of going out, which maybe serving to maintain clients’ agoraphobic symptoms; and another on the elaboration of a variable construction of self without agoraphobia. Also, clients’ experiences in the exposure sessions but on a homework assignment of writing a characterization of the self as he or she might be without agoraphobia, a narrative means of fostering an expanded conception of self. Resistance to homework assignments In the above sections we have attempted to suggest the range of constructive homework assignments, providing illustrations from our own practice, however, the panoply of
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