ERIC Number: EJ455378
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Understanding Clients' Perceptions of Stress.
Sowa, Claudia J.
Journal of Counseling and Development, v71 n2 p179-83 Nov-Dec 1992
Notes that incorporation of stress management within counseling process requires a theoretical framework for examining clients' perceptions of their coping capabilities as they experience difficulty with stressful life events. Presents framework based on learned helplessness, called systematic rationalization. Discusses empirical support and applications of framework for working with clients experiencing difficulties coping with stressful life events. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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