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Designing Desensitisation

  • Levels: AS, A Level
  • Exam boards: AQA, Edexcel, OCR, Eduqas

This resource has been designed to make sure students understand the principles behind systematic desensitisation by applying the therapy to a novel situation.

  • Digital download

    School network license

    £2.50 (+VAT)

Full description

With this resource students are essentially designing interventions for phobias, thinking about how they would work through a client’s hierarchy of fears.

The design sheet includes case studies and a series of boxes in which the student should state what the next step would be next in the therapeutic process.

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The resource may be stored in digital and/or print format. It may not be distributed to any other person, nor used for teaching with groups of more than one student. The resource may not be shared with any other person in any way.

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