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Coping effectiveness training is an approach developed within positive psychology emphasising the building on existing coping skills.

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  • Chesney, M. A., Chambers, D. B. Taylor, J. M., Johnson, L. M. Folkman, S. (2003). Coping effectiveness training for men living with HIV: Results from a randomized clinical trial testing a group-based intervention. Psychosomatic Medicine, 65, 1038-1046.
  • Chesney, M. A., Folkman, S., & Chambers, D. (1996). Coping effectiveness training. International Journal of STD and AIDS, 7 (Suppl. 2), 75-82.
  • Mattlin,Jay A., Wethington,Elaine and Kessler,Ronald C.(1990), Situational determinants of coping and coping effectiveness. Journal of Health and Social Behavior, Vol. 31, No. 1 pp. 103-122 doi:10.2307/2137048 PMID 2313073

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Sharoff, Ken. 2004. Coping Skills Therapy for Managing Chronic and Terminal Illness.


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