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systematicdesensitisation

a behavioural therapy to treat phobias and anxieties, wherebya client is gradually exposed to situations that are moreand more anxiety provoking until the fear response isreplaced by one of relaxation.

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Diagnostic andStatistical Manual (DSM)

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