coping skill

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coping skill

Any characteristic or behavioral pattern that enhances a person's adaptation. Coping skills include a stable value or religious belief system, problem solving, social skills, health-energy, and commitment to a social network.
Synonym: coping mechanism
See also: coping
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Through therapeutic interventions, Reiki energy medicine, and Shamanic healing, she was able to establish coping skills to assist her in moving beyond her pain to find healing and peace.
The AEIOU framework provides a construct which facilitates coping skills training in the diabetes clinic (Table-3).
We can help students by evaluating the depression, providing treatment to overcome depression, helping develop coping skills.
In Sources of Strength, students learn to spot the mental health problems that lead to suicidal behavior, and how to develop coping skills and access treatment.
This study aims to measure spiritual health status of study population and describe coping skills used by them in a crisis situation.
Results indicated that CBT was effective in preventing addicts' relapse and increasing their coping skills and motivation.
show teachers and parents how to develop young children's (ages three through eight) coping skills through arts and language-based activities.
By talking about death and dying as a normal and natural subject, it enables bereaved children to have better coping skills.
I wanted to de-stress and learn coping skills to help me in a professional setting, especially how to deal with customers and co-workers in a calm manner," she said.
Our senior informants indicate they have strong coping skills and largely demonstrate that they are resilient and unimpeded by initial barriers or obstacles.
Development and validation of a Spanish version of the Athletic Coping Skills Inventory, ACSI-28
Psychological and psychosocial factors as well as poor coping skills have been correlated with unhealthy eating and obesity.