Maladaptive


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Maladaptive

Unsuitable or counterproductive; for example, maladaptive behavior is behavior that is inappropriate to a given situation.
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Longitudinal research is needed to determine whether the relationship had an influence on early maladaptive schemas.
Our model illustrates how these dimensions, besides being indicators of resiliency, also serve as preventative predictors of violent and maladaptive behaviors.
Focusing on socially-prescribed perfectionism, a maladaptive dimension, she found correlations between perfectionism and shame ranging from.
The five personal resources examined were (a) level of compassion satisfaction, (b) extent of general mindfulness attitudes, and use of (c) problem-focused coping strategy, (d) emotion-focused coping strategy, and (e) maladaptive coping strategy.
Major finding: Cognitive-behavioral therapy should be considered in helping patients exit a circle of maladaptive reasoning.
According to Beck's cognitive model of psychopathology, maladaptive self-schemas constitute a vulnerability factor for psychological problems (43,44).
Maladaptive spirituality measured at baseline was correlated with worse PTSD symptomatology at discharge.
Young make an early maladaptive schemas questionnaire to measure the 18-fold structure that has 75 questions in the first and second edition and has 90 questions in the third edition of it.
The work using rat as model showed reduced impact of maladaptive drug memories.
At FENS, Europe's largest neuroscience conference, he described research in rodents indicating that targeting 'memory plasticity' and thereby diminishing the impact of maladaptive drug memories might offer a key approach to future addiction treatment in humans.
With respect to the relationship of both perceived threat and likelihood of threat with the outcome variables, we expect the presence of self-efficacy to enhance the relationship with adaptive behaviors and weaken the relationship with maladaptive behaviors.