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Describe your design, the anxiety reduction and cognitive behavior modification procedures, and the targeted behavior.

Make a recommendation, taking into consideration strengths or weaknesses of both the design and treatments you were required to use

Discuss how you could have improved on either the design or treatment if you were provided that flexibility.

The aim of the present study was to examine effects of the anxiety reduction and cognitive behavior modification procedures on the level of anxiety in two college students.

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Unit 8 ATD Discussion

The aim of the present study was to examine effects of the anxiety reduction and cognitive behavior modification procedures on the level of anxiety in two college students.

ATD Design
In the present study, the alternating treatment design (ATD) with randomized treatments introduction is used. The basic strategy involved in this design is the weekly alternation of two treatments within subjects. Treatments included (a) the anxiety reduction procedure and (b) cognitive behavior modification procedure. The target behavior was the level of anxiety. Two subjects had participated in this study.

The anxiety reduction procedure
The anxiety reduction procedure refers to a set of skills or techniques aimed at helping an individual to overcome anxiety (Suinn, 2013). The techniques for reducing anxiety often include relaxation, visualization and imagery, diaphragmatic breathing, stress inoculation, meditation, etc (Suinn, 2013). By learning and implementing anxiety reduction techniques, one is enabled to reduce the intensity of anxiety that one feels...

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