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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For example, Fedewa, Burns, and Gomez (2005) found that maladaptive perfectionism was positively correlated with state shame, state guilt, and shame proneness, whereas adaptive perfectionism was positively correlated with pride and negatively correlated with state shame and anxiety.
However, maladaptive schemas partially mediated between paternal permissive parenting style and narcissistic personality disorder because regression weights fell from 0.
It was hypothesised that the three perfectionism scales (FMPS, HMPS and APS-R) converge into the same three dimensions (adaptive, maladaptive and organisation/order) and maladaptive perfectionism would correlate positively with negative outcomes while adaptive perfectionism would correlate positively with positive outcomes.
Maladaptive eating behaviors were measured using The Three-Factor Eating Questionnaire (TFEQ) [6].
Subscales include measures of adaptive cognitive empathy (PT; Perspective Taking), adaptive affective empathy (EC; Empathic Concern), maladaptive cognitive empathy (FS; Fantasy Scale), and maladaptive affective empathy (ED; Emotional Distress).
For example, the transitional role of being part professional and part student may trigger feelings of insecurity, inflexibility, and resistance to feedback in counselor trainees, leading to increased maladaptive perfectionistic feelings.
Individuals having maladaptive sense of humor may have lower levels of self-esteem because use of maladaptive humor in social situations may elicit negative emotional reactions from others, which may make them prone to the feelings of anxiety and depression.
the proportion of individuals classified as maladaptive perfectionists, adaptive perfectionists, or nonperfectionists) vary between groups.
Bernstein (47) proposed a cognitive model of personality disorders in patients with histories of emotional abuse or neglect based on Young's notion of maladaptive schemas, evaluating the relationship between early adverse experiences and later psychopathology Lumley and Harkness (48) detected that sexual and physical abuse experienced in childhood may result in the development of schemas related to the 'hazard' theme (weakness against threats and a sense of insecurity), whereas childhood neglect may result in the development of schemas related to 'loss' and 'insignificance' themes (emotional deprivation and social isolation).
The maladaptive stress-coping strategy with the highest score was self-blame, followed by self-distraction, and venting.
Maladaptive spirituality measured at baseline was correlated with worse PTSD symptomatology at discharge.