- Safety behavior can hamper the extinction of fear of movement-related pain: an experimental investigation in healthy participantsStéphanie Volders
Research Group on Health Psychology, Department of Psychology, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
Behav Res Ther 50:735-46. 2012..The present results suggest that performing safety behavior during cognitive-behavioral interventions, i.e., exposure, might increase the risk of a return of FMRP...
- The Reduction of Fear of Movement-related Pain: Does Motivational Context Matter?Stéphanie Volders
Department of Psychology, Research Group on Health Psychology Department of Psychology, Center for Excellence on Generalization Research, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Clin J Pain 31:933-45. 2015..We tested the hypothesis that fear reduction is only disrupted by behavior that serves a pain-avoidance goal (safety-seeking), but not when it is serving an achievement goal...