Cognitive Neuroscience FEAR (Associative fear learning (Pavlovian model of…
Cognitive Neuroscience FEAR
Association with Theory of Mind
fear of faces only possible with TOM?
Is TOM connected to a sense of self required for a fear response?
What is Fear?
An emotion or a survival response / identification of potential danger?
A memory of previous experience?
An innate response
Links to memory
innate memory of snakes
Are animal studies relevant?
Do they experience fear as humans do?
Fear or an innate trigger to run/avoid danger
Associative fear learning
Pavlovian model of fear conditioning in rats/mice
fear memory = fear learning Merel Kindt
After CBT the the stronger fear memory is intact and competes with the extinction memory