VMBR IMAGERY MODIFIED
Suinn, R. M. (1985). Imagery rehearsal applications to performance enhancement. Behavior Therapist, 8, 155-159.
This article describes the reconciliation of modifications in the visuo-motor behavior rehearsal (VMBR) model for imagery practice with the recent literature. It summarized some important basic concepts:
Implication. What actually is imagined and how it is imagined in imagery rehearsal is particularly individual and event-specific in content. If what is imagined is not event-specific then there will be no beneficial carry-over to performance.
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