[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/1024800]
A/Pr Joel Pearson
Brief description This proposal will conduct the first pre-clinical study augmenting the effectiveness of cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) in the treatment of anxiety disorders using mental imagery. There is an urgent need to develop means to increase the success rate of CBT. This study will utilise recent developments in cognitive neuroscience to show that mental imagery plays an important role in the mechanisms of CBT.
Funding Amount $AUD 246,491.84
Funding Scheme Project Grants
New Investigator Grant