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Affect Labeling and Spider Phobia

Kircanski, K., Lieberman, M. D., & Craske, M. G. (2012). Feelings into words: Contributions of language to exposure therapy. Psychological Science, 23, 1086-1091. pdf

UCLA Press Release, 9.04.12: ‘That Giant Tarantula Is Terrifying, but I’ll Touch It:' Expressing Your Emotions Can Reduce Fear: pdf or original website

NBC Coverage, 9.12.12:

Psychology Today, 9.09.12: The Power of Expressing Yourself. Sian Beilock, Ph.D.: pdf or original website

Wired (UK), 9.05.12: Study: verbally acknowledging fear helps dissipate it pdf or original website

MSNBC.com 9.06.12: New Rx for Spider Fears? Shout It Out, by Stephanie Pappas: pdf or original website

Smithsonian, 9.06.12: Admitting That Big Ugly Spider Is Terrifying Will Make It Less Frightening: pdf or original website

Daily Mail (UK), 9.05.12: The secret of beating fear? Just talk about your emotions, say researchers, by Mark Prigg: pdf or original website

British Psychological Society, 9.07.12: Express your emotions and feel less fear: pdf or original website

Science Daily, 9.04.12: ‘That Giant Tarantula Is Terrifying, but I’ll Touch It’ – Expressing Your Emotions Can Reduce Fear: pdf or original website

Medical Xpress, 9.04.12: Expressing your emotions can reduce fear: pdf or original website

EurekAlert (American Association for the Advancement of Science), 9.04.12: ‘That Giant Tarantula Is Terrifying, but I’ll Touch It’ – Expressing Your Emotions Can Reduce Fear: pdf or original website

Medical Daily, 9.05.12: "That Spider's Ugly": Being Negative Helps People Overcome Phobias: pdf or original website

Global Post, 9.05.12: Talk about your fears to overcome them, says a new study: pdf or original website

PsyPost, 9.05.12: Labeling Emotions is New Way to Overcome Fear and Stress: pdf or original website

Science Codex, 9.05.12: ‘That Giant Tarantula Is Terrifying, but I’ll Touch It’ – Expressing Your Emotions Can Reduce Fear: pdf or original website

Counsel & Heal, 9.05.12: ‘That Giant Tarantula Is Terrifying, but I’ll Touch It’ – Expressing Your Emotions Can Reduce Fear: pdf or original website

Psychological Science, 9.05.12: ‘That Giant Tarantula Is Terrifying, but I’ll Touch It’ – Expressing Your Emotions Can Reduce Fear: pdf or original website

Red Orbit, 9.05.12: Scary, Hairy Spider: Expressing Feelings Helps Alleviate Fears, by Michael Harper: pdf or original website

SOTT.net, 9.05.12: Expressing Your Emotions Can Reduce Fear: pdf or original website

Yahoo News India, 9.06.12: Talking about your emotion 'secret of beating fear' pdf or original website

News Max Health: 9.06.12: Defeat Fear by Talking About It: Study: pdf or original website

AFP/Times (South Africa): 9.06.12: To overcome fear, talk about it: study: pdf or original website

Yahoo, Phillipines: 9.06.12: To overcome fear, talk about it: study: pdf or original website

Health.India.com, 9.06.12: Name your phobias to conquer them Name your phobias to conquer them: pdf or original website

Asian News International/Newstrack India, 9.06.12: Talking about your emotion 'secret of beating fear': pdf or original website

Jargan Post, 9.06.12: Describing your feelings at stressful times can make you less scared: pdf or original website

Body Odd from NBC News, 9.06.12: Yelling 'I'm afraid of spiders!' will ease your fear of spiders: pdf or original website

Live Science, 9.06.12: New Rx for Spider Fears? Shout It Out, by Stephanie Pappas: pdf or original website

Medical News Today, 9.07.12: Expressing Your Emotions Can Reduce Fear, UCLA Psychologists Report: pdf or original website

Doctors Lounge, 9.07.12: Want to Beat Spider Phobia? Talk About It: pdf or original website

Medline Plus/NIH, 9.07.12: Want to Beat Spider Phobia? Talk About It, by Mary Elizabeth Dallas: pdf or original website

Health Day, 9.07.12: Want to Beat Spider Phobia? Talk About It: pdf or original website

The Times of India, 9.10.12: Label your fear to get over it: pdf or original website

Business Standard, 9.12.12: Express your fear to get over it: study : pdf or original website