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Narrative Exposure Therapy: A Case Study

Image habituation

In week 1 Dr John Sharp described a patient he had worked with who had experienced a horrendous assault which had resulted in him struggling to cope with day-to-day life.

In this video, Dr Sharp discusses the application of NET to the care for this individual who suffered a traumatic event. Specifically, he discusses the technique of image habituation. Identify examples of exposure in the treatment plan of this patient.

Dr Sharp describes the common challenges implicated in exposure therapy. Add a record of these to your personal notes.

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