exposure therapy is when a person is gradually exposed to that which causes the fear or anxiety.
Through the exposure of the brain can be reprogrammed with new memories that overshadow the fear.
But in some cases can rädslominnet come back.
Now researchers at Uppsala university and the Karolinska institutet, studied a new method of exposure, which seems to be able to give a more durable result.
the Study has been published in the Current Bilology.
– In case of regular exposure encodes a säkerhetsminne if will soften the rädslominnet, but you do not change the rädslominnet in itself.