- Reducing chronic anxiety by making the threatening event predictable: an experimental approachRiet Fonteyne
Department of Psychology, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
Behav Res Ther 47:830-9. 2009..The data suggest that making unpredictable events, such as for example panic attacks, predictable, may reduce the generalized and sustained anxiety that often complicates exposure treatment...
- Exposure to the context and removing the unpredictability of the US: two methods to reduce contextual anxiety comparedRiet Fonteyne
Department of Psychology, University of Leuven, Tiensestraat 102, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
Biol Psychol 85:361-9. 2010....
- Dissociations between ABA-, ABC-, and AAB-renewal of Pavlovian modulation in human sequential feature positive discrimination learningRiet Fonteyne
Department of Psychology, University of Leuven, Belgium
Exp Psychol 58:278-86. 2011....
- Preexposure to (un)predictable shock modulates discriminative fear learning between cue and context: an investigation of the interaction between fear and anxietyAnn Meulders
Research Group on Health Psychology, University of Leuven, Department of Psychology, Belgium
Int J Psychophysiol 84:180-7. 2012..We argue that prior experiences of unpredictability may still contribute to the development of clinical anxiety, by impeding adaptive fear learning and perpetuating the perception of unpredictability/uncontrollability...