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patient is a negative
things and increases
the pain -> it
helplessness -It is important b/c it
suggests that we
need to look at
speciﬁc types of
support -> all
support is NOT
positive -How 2 individuals cope together -Dyadic can also be used for mother and son -But it is any relationship that copes together -When 2 people are in a relationship, even if the other
person isn't present, there is always something important
about the relationship -The relationship will always play a role in decision
making processes even if the individual is not present -We assume that there is some kind of dependence between
the two individuals (naturally interdependent) -Confrontation and withdrawal are also dyadic coping
because it involves the two individuals -Also applied in therapy: Manual that includes dyadic coping in
therapy. -Improves communication, allows them to engage in
more coping strategies lack of trust leads to many problems not just in the
relationship but in other scen...
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This note was uploaded on 01/15/2014 for the course PSYCH 314 taught by Professor Davidking during the Winter '13 term at University of British Columbia.
- Winter '13
- Health Psychology