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1

what are the two behavioural characteristics of phobias?

panic
avoidance

2

what are the two emotional characteristics of phobias?

anxiety and fear
responses are unreasonable

3

what are two cognitive characteristics of phobias?

selective attention to the phobic stimulus
irrational beliefs

4

what are two behavioural characteristics of depression?

activity levels
disruption to sleep and eating behaviour

5

what are two emotional characteristics of depression?

lowered mood
anger

6

what are two cognitive characteristics of depression?

poor concentration
absolutist thinking

7

what are two behavioural characteristics of OCD?

compulsions
avoidance

8

what are two emotional characteristics of OCD?

anxiety and distress
guilt and disgust

9

what are two cognitive characteristics of OCD?

obsessive thoughts
insight into excessive anxiety