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implosiontherapy

 a behavioural therapeutic technique to reduce a clientsphobia,through requiring the client to imagine the fearful stimuli.This operates on the premise of experiencing the feared situation through imagination,but in the safe context of the therapy session,in order to remove the anxiety associated with the stimuli.

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Diagnostic andStatistical Manual (DSM)

amulti-axial manual used for theclassification, definition and description of mental healthdisorders.