ERIC Number: EJ494347
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Problem-Solving Appraisal, Health Complaints, and Health-Related Expectancies.
Elliott, Timothy R.; Marmarosh, Cheri L.
Journal of Counseling & Development, v72 n5 p531-37 May-Jun 1994
Describes investigation examining relationship of problem-solving appraisal to health complaints and health-related expectancies among undergraduates. Suggests that self-appraised effective problem solvers reported fewer physical symptoms and fewer health problems and had greater internal and lower chance expectancies for health outcomes than ineffective problem solvers. Discusses counseling implications. (CRR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Multidimensional Health Locus of Control Scales