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Rehearsal Relief of a Nightmare

  • Isaac Marks (a1)

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A recurrent nightmare of 14 years' duration rapidly disappeared after it was rehearsed repeatedly in treatment. The nightmare was independent of co-existing compulsive rituals and sexual problems, but was related to co-existing depression.

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  • Isaac Marks (a1)
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